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The legacy of John Marshall’s Supreme Court

October 1, 2014 By Harlow Giles Unger

In this excerpt from his new biography of Chief Justice John Marshall, the award-winning author Harlow Giles Unger describes the impact of Marshall’s legendary tenure.

John Quincy Adams’s struggle to save the Constitution

September 20, 2012 By Harlow Giles Unger

Harlow Giles Unger looks at how a freshman congressman, John Quincy Adams, battled Thomas Jefferson in the first test case about the First Amendment.

John Adams' connection to the Magna Carta

June 15, 2011 By Harlow Giles Unger

Saer de Quincy and the connection to our second president.

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