The great Yazoo lands sale the case of Fletcher v. Peck / Charles F. Hobson.
" In 1795, the Georgia legislature sold the state's western lands (present-day Alabama and Mississippi) to four private land companies. A year later, amid revelations of bribery, a newly elected legislature revoked the sale. This book tells the story of how the great Yazoo lands sale gave...
Lawrence, Kansas :
University Press of Kansas,
|Series:||Landmark law cases & American society.