Henry Clay the lawyer / Maurice G. Baxter.

Author
Baxter, Maurice G. (Maurice Glen), 1920- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Lexington : University Press of Kentucky, c2000.
Description
x, 141 p. ; 23 cm.

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Summary note
Though he was best known as a politician, Henry Clay maintained an active legal practice for more than fifty years. He was a leading contributor both to the early development of the U.S. legal system and to the interaction between law and politics in pre-Civil War America.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. [129]-133) and index.
Contents
The Legal Scene -- Early Practice -- Economic Issues -- Banking -- Nonconstitutional Business -- Slavery -- Table of Clay's Cases.
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Project Muse UPCC books
ISBN
0813121477 (alk. paper)
LCCN
^^^99032612^
OCLC
41482263
RCP
H - O
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