"A revised and updated edition of Halbrook's 1984 book discussing the Second Amendment and the individual right to bear arms"--Provided by publisher.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction : firearms prohibition and constitutional rights The elementary books of public right The common law of England The American revolution and the Second amendment Antebellum interpretations Freedmen, firearms, and the Fourteenth amendment The Supreme Court speaks State and federal judicial opinions.