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Author Ellis, Richard E.

Title Aggressive nationalism : McCulloch v. Maryland and the foundation of federal authority in the young republic / Richard E. Ellis
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2007
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Description 1 online resource (265 pages)
Summary This highly influential case dealt with the ever-present and divisive problem of federal-state relations. Ellis sheds new light on how it came before the Supreme Court, looks at many of the key issues that Marshall either slighted or totally ignored, and surveys the reaction among the States to the decision
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject McCulloch, James W. -- Trials, litigation, etc.
Bank of the United States (Baltimore, Md.) -- Trials, litigation, etc.
Banks and banking, Central -- Law and legislation -- United States -- History.
Exclusive and concurrent legislative powers -- United States -- History.
States' rights (American politics) -- History.
Maryland -- Trials, litigation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780199788705 ebook