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The fear of domestic Communism and subversion almost became a national obsession, culminating in such sensational events as the Alger Hiss case and the trial and execution of Julius and Ethel Rosenberg (see Rosenberg Case ). Lears, Rebirth of a Nation: The Making of Modern America, 1877–1920 (2009); G. He was the first professor of law in America, earning him the title of “The Father of American Jurisprudence.” Wythe served as a representative of Virginia and a delegate to the Constitutional Convention—though he left the Convention early and did not sign the final version of the Constitution.

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