Introduction & Chapter 1: American Founding Son: John Bingham and the Invention of the Fourteenth Amendment
G. Magliocca, American Founding Son: John Bingham and the Invention of the Fourteenth Amendment, New York University Press, 2013
21 Pages Posted: 24 Apr 2013 Last revised: 30 Apr 2013
Date Written: April 5, 2013
This is an excerpt of my biography of John A. Bingham, the principal drafter of Section One of the Fourteenth Amendment, which will be published by NYU Press in September 2013. The excerpt includes the Introduction and Chapter One.
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