Gibbons v. Ogden: John Marshall, Steamboats, and the Commerce Clause

Gibbons v. Ogden: John Marshall, Steamboats, and the Commerce Clause

by Herbert A. Johnson

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780700617333
Publisher: University Press of Kansas
Publication date: 09/02/2010
Pages: 216
Product dimensions: 5.60(w) x 8.60(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Herbert A. Johnson, Distinguished Professor of Law Emeritus at the University of South Carolina, is author of The Chief Justiceship of John Marshall and former editor of the multi-volume Papers of John Marshall.

Table of Contents


Editors' Preface
Preface and Acknowledgments
Introduction
1. The Background of the Commerce Clause
2. Patents and Monopolies, Profits and Personalities
3. Commerce in the Lower Federal Courts before 1824
4. Initial Litigation in Ogden v. Gibbons
5 Oral Argument: A Clash of Titans
6. The Supreme Court Opinions
7. The Fallout from Gibbons
8. The Extraordinarily Long Half-Life of Gibbons v. Ogden
Chronology
Bibliographical Essay
Index

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