Table of contents for Legal cases of the Civil War / Robert Bruce Murray.

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Chapter One       Defining the Conflict: The Prize Cases     1
Chapter Two       Running the Blockade                        19
Chapter Three     Sea Engagements                             43
Chapter Four      Political Radicalism                        58
Chapter Five      Combating Insurrection                      75
Chapter Six       Prisoner Retaliation                        85
Chapter Seven     Financing the War: Legal Tender Cases    100
Chapter Eight     Financing the War: Taxation Cases          127
Chapter Nine      Financing the War: Bond Cases              144
Chapter Ten       Confederate Currency                       161
Chapter Eleven    Procurement Problems                       173
Chapter Twelve    Captured Property                          190
Chapter Thirteen  Property Disputes                          214
Chapter Fourteen  Business Battles                           226
Chapter Fifteen   Amnesty, Pardons, and Oaths                237
Chapter Sixteen   The Wild West                              259
Appendix A        Supreme Court Justices, 1861-1871          273
Appendix B        Civil War-Related Supreme Court Cases    281


Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: United States History Civil War, 1861-1865 Law and legislation, War and emergency legislation United States History 19th century