John Marshall: The Chief Justice Who Saved the Nation

John Marshall: The Chief Justice Who Saved the Nation


The brilliant lifetime of leader Justice John Marshall, who became the preferrred court docket right into a bulwark opposed to presidential and congressional tyranny and stored American democracy

In this startling biography, award-winning writer Harlow Giles Unger finds how Virginia-born John Marshall emerged from the innovative War's bloodiest battlefields to turn into one of many nation's most crucial Founding Fathers: America's maximum leader Justice. With 9 judgements that stunned the kingdom, John Marshall and his courtroom kept American liberty by way of conserving person rights and the rights of non-public company opposed to tyranny via federal, kingdom, and native government.

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