Journals Higher Education



Published: 23 March 2011

672 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195382730

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A March of Liberty

A Constitutional History of the United States, Volume 1: From the Founding to 1900

Third Edition

Melvin Urofsky and Paul Finkelman

  • clearly written, comprehensive overview of American constitutional development
  • presents the most complete discussion of American constitutional history currently available
  • shows how cases played out in society and how constitutional growth parallels changes in American culture
  • contains in-depth analyses of the intellects and personalities of the Supreme Court justices who made these influential decisions

New to this Edition:

  • Volume one now covers constitutional history up to 1898
  • several new materials now available online to supplement the text
  • new coverage in volume two on Citizens United and Chicago gun law cases

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