The Dred Scott Case: Slavery and Citizenship

The Dred Scott Case: Slavery and Citizenship

by D. J. Herda
     
 

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Slave or citizen? This was the key question that Dred Scott brought to the United States Supreme Court in May of 1857. Within these pages, author D.J. Herda examines the ideas and arguments behind this landmark case. Presented in a lively, thought-provoking overview, Herda brings to life the people, the case, and the fateful decision that upheld the legality of

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Slave or citizen? This was the key question that Dred Scott brought to the United States Supreme Court in May of 1857. Within these pages, author D.J. Herda examines the ideas and arguments behind this landmark case. Presented in a lively, thought-provoking overview, Herda brings to life the people, the case, and the fateful decision that upheld the legality of slavery.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780766034273
Publisher:
Enslow Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date:
11/01/2010
Series:
Landmark Supreme Court Cases, Gold Edition Series
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
104
Product dimensions:
6.84(w) x 9.28(h) x 0.46(d)
Age Range:
11 - 15 Years

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