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The Resource Henry Clay the lawyer, Maurice G. Baxter

Henry Clay the lawyer, Maurice G. Baxter

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Henry Clay the lawyer
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Henry Clay the lawyer
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Maurice G. Baxter
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eng
Summary
Though he was best known as a politician, Henry Clay (1777-1852) maintained an active legal practice for more than fifty years. He was a leading contributor both to the early development of the U.S. legal system and to the interaction between law and politics in pre-Civil War America. During the years of Clay's practice, modern American law was taking shape, building on the English experience but working out the new rules and precedents that a changing and growing society required. Clay specialized in property law, a natural choice at a time of entangled land claims, ill-defined boundaries, and
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Henry Clay the lawyer, Maurice G. Baxter
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Henry Clay the lawyer, Maurice G. Baxter
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt130hvdd
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Contents
Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; 1. The Legal Scene; 2. Early Practice; 3. Economic Issues; 4. Banking; 5. Nonconstitutional Business; 6. Slavery; 7. Overview; Appendix: Table of Clay's Cases; Notes; Selected Bibliography; Index
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9780813159553
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