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The Constitution in the Supreme Court

The First Hundred Years, 1789-1888

Currie’s masterful synthesis of legal analysis and narrative history, gives us a sophisticated and much-needed evaluation of the Supreme Court’s first hundred years.

"A thorough, systematic, and careful assessment. . . . As a reference work for constitutional teachers, it is a gold mine."—Charles A. Lofgren, Constitutional Commentary

518 pages | 6-5/8 x 9-1/2 | © 1985

History: American History

Law and Legal Studies: Legal History, The Constitution and the Courts


Benchmark: Benchmark Book Awards

Supreme Court Historical Society: Supreme Court Historical Society Triennial Book Prize

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