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    35 Marshall was a self made man a cousin of Jefferson but his family had none of the wealth as Jefferson He was s

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    With his previous bestselling history Unlikely Alies covering the alliance between France's Beaumarchais and the Continental cause's Silas Deane Professor Joel Richard Paul has ably set a high regard and standard for himself as a budding histo

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    In my years of reading American history I have always found biographies of the Founding Fathers of greatest interest to me Not only were these men full of grit and determination in the face of their British oppressors but their deci

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    Without Precedent Chief Justice John Marshall and His Times was an engrossing and meticulously researched biography of Chief Justice John Marshall appointed to the United States Supreme Court by President John Adams The author imparts the historical significance of Chief Justice Marshall's thirty four years on the Supreme Court and his impact on this new and struggling nation Joel Richard Paul stressed how Marshall saw t

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    This is yet another book that while focused primarily on John Marshall compares the legacies Marshall with his political ri

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    This is a major new biography of John Marshall 1755 1835 Marshall was President John Adams’ Secretary of State As he was going out of office Adams appointed John Marshall as the Chief of the Supreme Court Even though Marshall was the fourth Chief Justice he was the one that transformed the Court into its cur

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    I do not imagine many biographies of John Marshall bother much with anything beyond his tenure on the Supreme Court since that is where Marshall's mark on our history was made This book reveals the error in any such effort W

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    This is a page turner I love history but unfortunately most books are told like a textbook matter of fact and dry This one is a marvelously written account with a flowing narrative of Marshall’s ascent as a frontiersman to one of the longest serving Chief Justice This is a book I can give away to history buffs there’s still ple

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    As good a history book as I have read Marshall is a true founding father and a man of great character for his time This was a detailed lesson in the politics during the revolution and for over forty years after The book expl

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    “It is tempting to contrast Marshall’s life and legacy with Jefferson’sNo Marshall biography can avoid taking sides in their conflicted relationship” P 436 I humbly beg to differ If you seek an unbiased account of the life and works of Justice Marshall then stay away from this book This narrative can be accurately described as a criticism of Jefferson than a summary of Marshall’s works To put it bluntly this book drips with bias

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READ ✓ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB Å Joel Richard Paul

The United States the longest serving in history he established the independence of the judiciary and the supremacy of the federal Constitution and courts As the leading Federalist in Virginia he rivaled his cousin Thomas Jefferson in influence As a diplomat and secretary of state he defended American sovereignty against France and Britain counseled President John Adams and supervised the construction of the city of Washington DCThis is the astonishing true s. This is a major new biography of John Marshall 1755 1835 Marshall was President John Adams Secretary of State As he was going out of office Adams appointed John Marshall as the Chief of the Supreme Court Even though Marshall was the fourth Chief Justice he was the one that transformed the Court into its current role and one of the key balances of power in the government Paul covers Marshall s early life and reveals him as a man Of course he also goes into depth discussing his role on the Supreme Court Marshall was the longest serving Chief Justice More than any other biography of Marshall Paul goes into detail about Marshall the manThe book is well written and meticulously researched Paul attempts to be unbiased as far as Marshall is concerned but not so for President Thomas Jefferson The book is easy to read with a flowing narrative Paul s writing style makes complex legal cases easy to understand for the layman I found this to be one of the best biographies on Ma

SUMMARY Without Precedent

Without Precedent

The remarkable story of John Marshall who as chief justice statesman and diplomat shaped the foundation of the United StatesNo member of America's Founding Generation had a greater impact on the Constitution and the Supreme Court than John Marshall and no one did to preserve the delicate unity of the fledgling United States From the nation's founding in 1776 and for the next forty years Marshall was at the center of every political battle As Chief Justice of. 35 Marshall was a self made man a cousin of Jefferson but his family had none of the wealth as Jefferson He was self taught well read and a man for whom the Union and it s perseverance meant everything He held different positions under various early Presidents and was the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court for decades He was integral to the making of the laws of our early countryA very interesting well researched book Reading with a group is always informative other opinions and place to get clarity for ones own thought I felt like I got to know Marshall the politician the man only by inference His private live his difficult family life with a wife he loved but who was sickly was mentioned only occasionally Would have liked further explanation there One can tell this author felt Douglas was an outstanding man he was not very complimentary about Jefferson Don t know the accuracy of this but will soon be reading about Jefferson soon so I expect his character will be reveale

READ ✓ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB Å Joel Richard Paul

Tory of how a rough cut frontiersman born in Virginia in 1755 and with little formal education invented himself as one of the nation's preeminent lawyers and politicians who then reinvented the Constitution to forge a stronger nation Without Precedent is the engrossing account of the life and times of this exceptional man who with cunning imagination and grace shaped America's future as he held together the Supreme Court the Constitution and the country itsel. I do not imagine many biographies of John Marshall bother much with anything beyond his tenure on the Supreme Court since that is where Marshall s mark on our history was made This book reveals the error in any such effort While a good deal of attention is paid to the cases Marshall used to establish the independence and necessity of the third branch of government this author devotes nearly half of his book to what got Marshall to the Court and what made him the man that was suited to the task set before himTo begin with there is repeated mention of the conflicts Marshall had with his cousin Thomas Jefferson and it is clear that this author does not particularly care for our third president an opinion I share with the author I consider Jefferson our first sleazy president and this author provides even reasons for me to hold this opinion I thought I knew enough from other readings but Prof Paul supplies even He starts with the family basis for the animosity between these