Lincoln and Chief Justice Taney: Slavery, Seccession, and the President's War Powers

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: James F. Simon

Narrated By: Richard Allen

Publisher: Tantor Media

Date: December 2006

Duration: 11 hours 27 minutes


The clashes between President Abraham Lincoln and Chief Justice Roger B. Taney over slavery, secession, and Lincoln's constitutional war powers went to the heart of Lincoln's presidency.James F. Simon skillfully brings to life this compelling story of the momentous tug-of-war between the President and the Chief Justice during the worst crisis in the nation's history.