Irreconcilable founders : Spencer Roane, John Marshall, and the nature of America's constitutional republic / David Johnson.

"Virginians dominated the early history of the United States. While historians have written scores of books about Washington, Jefferson, Madison, Monroe, Patrick Henry, George Mason, George Wythe, and John Marshall, they have given Spencer Roane (1762-1822) comparatively scant attention. The la...

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Online Access: Full Text (via ProQuest)
Main Author: Johnson, David E., 1961- (Author)
Format: eBook
Published: Baton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press, [2021]
Table of Contents:
  • Counting the cost
  • Very violent when aroused
  • Storm center of controversy
  • Virginia's most powerful politician
  • The Roane court
  • Duty bound to arrest evil
  • The spirit of a free man
  • Die in the last ditch
  • I love liberty better
  • He dared to think for himself.