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The Resource Scorpions : the battles and triumphs of FDR's great Supreme Court justices, Noah Feldman

Scorpions : the battles and triumphs of FDR's great Supreme Court justices, Noah Feldman

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Scorpions : the battles and triumphs of FDR's great Supreme Court justices
Title
Scorpions
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the battles and triumphs of FDR's great Supreme Court justices
Statement of responsibility
Noah Feldman
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Scorpions
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the battles and triumphs of FDRs great Supreme Court justices
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Scorpions" tells the story of four great justices: their relationship with Roosevelt, with each other, and with the turbulent world of the Great Depression, World War II, and the Cold War. It also serves as a history of the modern Constitution itself, exploring the constitutional battles of the Roosevelt era (1940s and 1950s) and their contemporary relevance
Summary
""Scorpions" tells the story of four great justices: their relationship with Roosevelt, with each other, and with the turbulent world of the Great Depression, World War II, and the Cold War. It also serves as a history of the modern Constitution itself, exploring the constitutional battles of the Roosevelt era (1940s and 1950s) and their contemporary relevance."--
Writing style
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2010
Biography type
collective biography
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371283
Cataloging source
DLC
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1970-
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Feldman, Noah
Dewey number
  • 347.732634
  • 920
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Judges
  • Frankfurter, Felix
  • Black, Hugo LaFayette
  • Jackson, Robert
  • Douglas, William O.
  • Roosevelt, Franklin D.
Target audience
adult
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the battles and triumphs of FDR's great Supreme Court justices
Label
Scorpions : the battles and triumphs of FDR's great Supreme Court justices, Noah Feldman
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Publication
Note
Includes index
Control code
ocn528665984
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780446580571
Lccn
2010007788
System control number
(OCoLC)528665984
Label
Scorpions : the battles and triumphs of FDR's great Supreme Court justices, Noah Feldman
Publication
Note
Includes index
Control code
ocn528665984
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780446580571
Lccn
2010007788
System control number
(OCoLC)528665984

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