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The Supreme Court and its great justices [by] Sidney H. Asch.

New York, Arco [1971] .
ISBN 0668023724

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Subjects United States. Supreme Court -- Biography.
United States. Supreme Court.
Description vi, 266 pages 23 cm
Copyright Date [1971]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-254).
Contents [Pt.] I. The Supreme Court unfolds. John Jay : The organization man -- John Marshall : Big Daddy to these United States -- Roger B. Taney : ambassador from the Old South -- [part] II. Reconstruction and property rights. Samuel Miller : rebellion and Reconstruction -- John Marshall Harlan : "right rather than consistent" -- Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. : down from Olympus -- [pt.] III. Industrial America and the Great Depression. Louis D. Brandeis : social reformer with a balance sheet -- Charles Evan Hughes : defender of the faith -- Harlan Fiske Stone : destroyer of the myth -- [pt.] IV. Decade of the New Deal. Benjamin N. Cardozo : "the law is a jealous mistress" -- Felix Frankfurter : the "happy hot dog" goes to Washington -- Robert H. Jackson : the ordeal of the New Deal -- [pt.] V. Into the political thicket. Hugo L. Black : freedom rider in a white sheet -- William O. Douglas : the last of the frontiersmen -- Earl Warren : knight errant from the smoke-filled room -- [pt.] VI. The fork in the road. "Lowering the profile" -- Appendix. Justices of the Supreme Court.
Genre Biography.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)202141
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Asch, Sidney H.
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