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The Constitution in Congress: Descent into the Maelstrom, 1829-1861 (The Constitution in Congress)

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This acclaimed series serves as a biography of the U.S. Constitution, offering an indispensable survey of the congressional history behind its development. In a rare examination of the role that both the legislative and executive branches have played in the development of constitutional interpretation, The Constitution in Congress shows how the actions and proceedings of t ...more
Hardcover, 344 pages
Published January 15th 2006 by University Of Chicago Press (first published January 1st 2005)
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