John Marshall: Writings - Marshall, John, and Hobson, Charles (Editor)

"It is emphatically the province and duty of the judicial department," John Marshall wrote in "Marbury v. Madison," "to say what the law is." As its Chief Justice from 1801 to 1835, Marshall made the Supreme Court a full and equal branch of the federal government. In so doing, he joined Washington, his mentor, and Jefferson, his ideological rival, ...

John Marshall: Writings 2010, Library of America

ISBN-13: 9781598530643