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Justice Brennan : liberal champion / Seth Stern and Stephen Wermiel.

By: Stern, Seth (Seth Ross), 1975-.
Contributor(s): Wermiel, Stephen.
Material type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooks.Publisher: Lawrence, Kansas : University Press of Kansas, [2013]Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 674 pages, 16 pages of plates) : illustrations.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780700623679; 0700623671.Subject(s): Judges -- United States -- BiographyAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Justice Brennan.DDC classification: 347.73/2634 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Bill's son -- Lawyer -- Ascending the bench -- Ike's mistake -- Joining the court -- Cold War -- Irish or Harvard -- Triumphant -- Disarming the South -- Crime & criticism -- Angering the left -- Passages -- Tumult -- New challenges -- Frustration rising -- Pedestals & cages -- Death & dignity -- Unexpected ally -- Darkest years -- Rebirth -- Twilight -- "So long, Bill."
Summary: "[This book] is a sweeping and revealing insider look at court history and the life of William Brennan, champion of free speech and public access to information, and widely considered the most influential Supreme Court justice of the twentieth century."--Jacket.Other editions: Reproduction of (manifestation):: Stern, Seth (Seth Ross), 1975- Justice Brennan.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Bill's son -- Lawyer -- Ascending the bench -- Ike's mistake -- Joining the court -- Cold War -- Irish or Harvard -- Triumphant -- Disarming the South -- Crime & criticism -- Angering the left -- Passages -- Tumult -- New challenges -- Frustration rising -- Pedestals & cages -- Death & dignity -- Unexpected ally -- Darkest years -- Rebirth -- Twilight -- "So long, Bill."

"[This book] is a sweeping and revealing insider look at court history and the life of William Brennan, champion of free speech and public access to information, and widely considered the most influential Supreme Court justice of the twentieth century."--Jacket.

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