Inventing American Exceptionalism

The Origins of American Adversarial Legal Culture, 1800-1877
Author(s): 
Kessler, Amalia D.
ISBN: 
9780300222258
Date published: 
March 2017
Paperback
Price: 
£35.00

A highly engaging account of the developments-not only legal, but also socioeconomic, political, and cultural-that gave rise to Americans' distinctively lawyer-driven legal culture