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Justices and Presidents; a political history of appointments to the Supreme Court [by] Henry J. Abraham.


New York, Oxford University Press, 1974.
ISBN 0195017862, 9780195017861

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Subjects Berufung.
Estados Unidos, Supreme Court.
Executive power -- United States.
États-Unis. Supreme Court.
Judges -- Selection and appointment -- United States.
Political questions and judicial power -- United States.
Rechtspolitik.
Richter.
Tribunal Supremo -- história -- Estados Unidos.
USA. President.
USA. Supreme Court.
United States. Congress. Senate -- Powers and duties.
United States. Supreme Court -- History.
United States. Supreme Court -- Officials and employees -- Selection and appointment.
Description ix, 310 pages 22 cm
Copyright Date 1974.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 295-298).
Contents 1. Prefatory remarks: the Nixon era -- 2. How they get there: court staffing -- 3. Why they get to the supreme court: qualifications and rationalizations -- 4. The first forty years: from George Washington through John Quincy Adams -- 5. The next forty years: from Andrew Jackson to Andrew Johnson -- 6. The balance of the nineteenth century: from Ulysses S. Grant to William McKinley -- 7. Into the twentieth century: from Theodore Roosevelt to Franklin Roosevelt -- 8. The court alters course: F. D. R. and Truman -- 9. The almost immediate past: from Ike through L. B. J.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)921731
(OCoLC)ocm00921731
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Abraham, Henry Julian, 1921-
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