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The Resource Justices, presidents, and senators : a history of the U.S. Supreme Court appointments from Washington to Bush II, Henry J. Abraham

Justices, presidents, and senators : a history of the U.S. Supreme Court appointments from Washington to Bush II, Henry J. Abraham

Label
Justices, presidents, and senators : a history of the U.S. Supreme Court appointments from Washington to Bush II
Title
Justices, presidents, and senators
Title remainder
a history of the U.S. Supreme Court appointments from Washington to Bush II
Statement of responsibility
Henry J. Abraham
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
JVJ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1921-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Abraham, Henry J.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • Judges
  • Executive power
  • Political questions and judicial power
Label
Justices, presidents, and senators : a history of the U.S. Supreme Court appointments from Washington to Bush II, Henry J. Abraham
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 389-419) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The court alters course. FDR and Truman, 1933-1953
  • The Warren Court. From Ike to LBJ, 1953-1969
  • The Burger Court. From Nixon to Reagan, 1969-1986
  • The Rehnquist Court. Reagan, Bush I, Clinton and Bush II, 1986-2005
  • The Roberts Court, Bush II (in part) -- Appendix A: Rating Supreme Court justices -- Appendix B: Rating presidents -- Appendix C: Statistical data on Supreme Court justices -- Bibliography. General works -- Works about or by individual justices -- Photo acknowledgments -- Index of cases -- Index of names
  • Introductory reflections. Of criteria, evaluations, and judgments
  • The Nixon era. A turbulent case study
  • How they get there. Appointing Supreme Court justices
  • Why they get there. Qualifications and rationalizations
  • The first forty years. From George Washington to John Quincy Adams, 1789-1829
  • The next forty years. From Andrew Jackson to Andrew Johnson, 1829-1869
  • The balance of the nineteenth century. From Ulysses S. Grant to William McKinley, 1869-1901
  • Into the twentieth century. From Theodore Roosevelt to Herbert Hoover, 1901-1933
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
Fifth new and revised edition.
Extent
xiii, 439 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780742558946
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)191537784
Label
Justices, presidents, and senators : a history of the U.S. Supreme Court appointments from Washington to Bush II, Henry J. Abraham
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 389-419) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The court alters course. FDR and Truman, 1933-1953
  • The Warren Court. From Ike to LBJ, 1953-1969
  • The Burger Court. From Nixon to Reagan, 1969-1986
  • The Rehnquist Court. Reagan, Bush I, Clinton and Bush II, 1986-2005
  • The Roberts Court, Bush II (in part) -- Appendix A: Rating Supreme Court justices -- Appendix B: Rating presidents -- Appendix C: Statistical data on Supreme Court justices -- Bibliography. General works -- Works about or by individual justices -- Photo acknowledgments -- Index of cases -- Index of names
  • Introductory reflections. Of criteria, evaluations, and judgments
  • The Nixon era. A turbulent case study
  • How they get there. Appointing Supreme Court justices
  • Why they get there. Qualifications and rationalizations
  • The first forty years. From George Washington to John Quincy Adams, 1789-1829
  • The next forty years. From Andrew Jackson to Andrew Johnson, 1829-1869
  • The balance of the nineteenth century. From Ulysses S. Grant to William McKinley, 1869-1901
  • Into the twentieth century. From Theodore Roosevelt to Herbert Hoover, 1901-1933
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
Fifth new and revised edition.
Extent
xiii, 439 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780742558946
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)191537784

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