Author:Abel P. Upshur
|←Author Index: Up||Abel Parker Upshur
|Virginian lawyer, judge, and politician who served as Secretary of the Navy and Secretary of State under President John Tyler. A strong advocate of states' rights, he supported nullification and a conservative reading of the Constitution of the United States of America.|
- An Exposition of the Virginia Resolutions of 1798 (1833)
- A Brief Enquiry into the Nature and Character of our Federal Government: Being a Review of Judge Story's Commentaries on the Constitution of the United States (1840)
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