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The Confederacy On Trial

The Piracy And Sequestration Cases Of 1861 (Landmark Law Cases and American Society)

by Mark A. Weitz

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by University Press of Kansas .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Criminal law,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • History: American,
  • Criminal Law - General,
  • United States - Civil War,
  • Legal Reference / Law Profession,
  • Prize law,
  • USA,
  • Legal History,
  • Constitutional,
  • United States,
  • 19th century,
  • Cases,
  • Hijacking of ships,
  • History,
  • Piracy,
  • Trials (Piracy)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages219
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7763163M
    ISBN 100700613854
    ISBN 109780700613854

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    "Of 51 Republican senators who voted to block John Bolton’s testimony in Trump impeachment trial, 25 represent states of the Confederacy during the Civil War. The old Confederacy represents the. This book focuses on the post-Civil War treason prosecution of Confederate President Jefferson Davis, which was seen as a test case on the major question that animated the Civil War: the constitutionality of secession. The case never went to trial because it threatened to undercut the meaning and Cited by: 1.

    Jul 31,  · What if the South had won the Civil War? 4 sci-fi scenarios for HBO's 'Confederate' The new project from the 'Game of Thrones' creators could shock us Author: Allen C. Guelzo. Sep 17,  · The Confederate States of America (CSA or C.S.), commonly referred to as the Confederacy, was a confederation of secessionist American states existing from to .


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but that's not really why I love this book so much/5(K). The Confederacy on Trial provides an unprecedented look at the difficulty of discerning whether a conflict is a rebellion or a war between nations while it remains undecided.

Addressing crucial questions regarding civil liberties, sovereignty, and national identity, the book sheds important light on the modern-day problem of waging war and. The Confederacy on Trial provides an unprecedented look at the difficulty of discerning whether a conflict is a rebellion or a war between nations while it remains undecided.

Addressing crucial questions regarding civil liberties, sovereignty, and national identity, the book sheds important light on the modern-day problem of waging war and Author: Mark A. Weitz. The Trial of the Century That Wasn’t The case against Jefferson Davis, the president of the Confederacy, would have been a legal showdown of the ages.

“The southern states were demanding a break from the Union for the second time in the history of the country. They wanted fences and walls put up to keep the virus in the north.

Some were calling it karma for the American Civil War and for the removal of certain historic statues depicting Confederate heroes of.

The Confederacy actively used the army to arrest people suspected of loyalty to the United States. Historian Mark Neely found 4, names of men arrested and estimated a much larger total. The Confederacy arrested pro-Union civilians in the South at about the same rate as the Union arrested pro-Confederate civilians in the stevefrithphotography.coml: Montgomery, Alabama (until May 29, ).

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Published through the efforts of writer Walker Percy (who also contributed a foreword) and Toole's mother, Thelma, the book became first a cult classic, then a mainstream success; it earned Toole a posthumous Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in Author: John Kennedy Toole.

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Get this from a library. The Confederacy on trial: the piracy and sequestration cases of [Mark A Weitz; Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University. Libraries)] -- "Hazards and costs to other persons are of no concern to the lawyer, who must not regard alarm, the torments, the destruction which he may bring others.

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Apr 28,  · A Confederacy of Dunces, a comic masterpiece written by John Kennedy Toole, is one of those books. When my English teacher first assigned an independent reading assignment, I wasn’t very excited. I chose this book out of an assortment of many books because it was a comedy, and I figured it would be entertaining/5().

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