Military Tribunals and Presidential Power: American Revolution to the War on Terrorism

Military Tribunals and Presidential Power: American Revolution to the War on Terrorism

by Louis Fisher
     
 

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"We are in Fisher's debt once again. His riveting account is at once authoritative and invaluable as a guide to the perplexing problem of coping with real and imagined terrorism in our time. Superb."-Stanley Kutler, author of Abuse of Power

"Exhaustively researched and superbly well written, Fisher's book is a 'must read' for any serious student of

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"We are in Fisher's debt once again. His riveting account is at once authoritative and invaluable as a guide to the perplexing problem of coping with real and imagined terrorism in our time. Superb."-Stanley Kutler, author of Abuse of Power

"Exhaustively researched and superbly well written, Fisher's book is a 'must read' for any serious student of presidential power in time of war. It also could not be more timely."-Scott L. Silliman, Executive Director, Duke University Center on Law, Ethics and National Security

"Without a doubt the definitive guide to the strange history of military justice during wartime."-David Cole, legal affairs correspondent for The Nation and author of Enemy Aliens: Double Standards and Constitutional Freedoms in the War on Terrorism

Author Biography: Louis Fisher is a Senior Specialist in Separation of Powers at the Congressional Research Service of the Library of Congress. He is author of more than a dozen books, including Presidential War Power and Nazi Saboteurs on Trial: A Military Tribunal and American Law.

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ISBN-13:
9780700613755
Publisher:
University Press of Kansas
Publication date:
04/28/2005
Pages:
296
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.10(d)

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