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The Real McCulloch A review of a book on the case titled M’Culloch v. Maryland: Securing a Nation.

Temple Political & Civil Rights Law Review: McCulloch and The Fourteenth Amendment Article by John T. Valauri, professor at Salmon P. Chase College of Law.

The Tradition of the Written Constitution: Text, Precedent, and Burke Article by Steven G. Calabresi, professor at Northwestern University School of Law.

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M’Culloch v. Maryland: Securing a Nation By Mark R. Killenbeck.

Aggressive Nationalism: McCulloch v. Maryland and the Foundation of Federal Authority in the Young Republic By Richard E. Ellis.

McCulloch v. Maryland: When State and Federal Powers Conflict By Bonnie Pettifor and Charles E. Petit.

The Great Chief Justice: John Marshall and the Rule of Law By Charles F. Hobson.

John Marshall and the Heroic Age of the Supreme Court By R. Kent Newmyer.