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Published: 01 January 2009

72 Pages

ISBN: 9780872291683

Bookseller Code (06)

Federalism across the Nineteenth Century, 1787-1905

James W. Ely Jr.

Published by the American Historical Association

New Essays on American Constitutional History

In this fascinating study, Ely examines the legal history of Federalism from its inception in the early American Republic as an abstract and limited concept, throughout its development in the nineteenth century into a more tangible and ubiquitous presence in the daily lives of average Americans.