Joel Richard Paul's
WITHOUT PRECEDENT: Chief Justice John Marshall and His Times
"In WITHOUT PRECDENT " Joel Richard Paul has crafted a scholarly but highly readable and often entertaining chronicle that embeds Marshall among the leading lights of the nation's founding generation, humanizing him along the way. ...(Marshall's) lasting achievements are ably served by Mr. Paul's deeply felt and penetrating biography" -- from the Wall Street Journal review by Fergus M. Bordewich.
A well-informed, perceptive, and absorbing biography of a titan of American history." -- Kirkus, Starred Review
"This very human story should be of great interest to almost all readers. Well written and drawing on rich primary sources, Without Precedent lives up to its title and will be an excellent addition to American-history collections." -- Booklist READ MORE >>