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Title:
The Reconstruction justice of Salmon P. Chase : In Re Turner and Texas v. White
Author:
Hyman, Harold Melvin, 1924-
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Publication Information:
Lawrence, Kan. : University Press of Kansas, [1997]

©1997
Physical Description:
xi, 184 pages ; 23 cm.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780700608348

9780700608355
Format :
Book

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Harold Hyman argues that in two cases - In Re Turner (1867) and Texas v. White (1869), Chief Justice Salmon P. Chase combined his abolitionist philosophy with an activist jurisprudence to help dismantle once and for all the deposed machineries of slavery and the confederancy.