eBook Supreme Court Justices: Illustrated Biographies, 1789-2012, 3rd Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1452235341
  • ISBN-13: 9781452235349
  • DDC: 347.73
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 588 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released January 2013
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THE SUPREME COURT JUSTICES: ILLUSTRATED BIOGRAPHIES 1789-2012, Third Edition provides a single-volume reference profiling every Supreme Court justice from John Jay through Elena Kagan. An original essay on each justice paints a vivid picture of his or her individuality as shaped by family, education, pre-Court career, and the times in which he or she lived. Each biographical essay also presents the major issues on which the justice presided. Essays are arranged in the order of the justices’ appointments. Lively anecdotes along with portraits, photographs, and political cartoons enrich the text.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
List of Biographies.
Foreword.
Acknowledgments.
Credits.
Introduction.
1: Jay, John.
2: Rutledge, John.
3: Cushing, William.
4: Wilson, James.
5: Blair, Jr. John.
6: Iredell, James.
7: Johnson, Thomas.
8: Paterson, William.
9: Chase, Samuel.
10: Ellsworth, Oliver.
11: Washington, Bushrod.
12: Moore, Alfred.
13: Marshall, John.
14: Johnson, William.
15: Livingston, Brockholst.
16: Todd, Thomas.
17: Duvall, Gabriel.
18: Story, Joseph.
19: Thompson, Smith.
20: Trimble, Robert.
21: McLean, John.
22: Baldwin, Henry.
23: Wayne, James M..
24: Taney, Roger B..
25: Barbour, Philip P..
26: Catron, John.
27: McKinley, John.
28: Daniel, Peter V..
29: Nelson, Samuel.
30: Woodbury, Levi.
31: Grier, Robert C..
32: Curtis, Benjamin R..
33: Campbell, John A..
34: Clifford, Nathan.
35: Swayne, Noah H..
36: Miller, Samuel F..
37: Davis, David.
38: Field, Stephen J..
39: Chase, Salmon P..
40: Strong, William.
41: Bradley, Joseph P..
42: Hunt, Ward.
43: Waite, Morrison R..
44: Harlan, John Marshall.
45: Woods, William B..
46: Matthews, Stanley.
47: Gray, Horace.
48: Blatchford, Samuel.
49: Lamar, Lucius Q. C..
50: Fuller, Melville W..
51: Brewer, David J..
52: Brown, Henry B..
53: Shiras, Jr. George.
54: Jackson, Howell E..
55: White, Edward Douglass.
56: Peckham, Rufus W..
57: McKenna, Joseph.
58: Holmes, Jr. Oliver Wendell.
59: Day, William R..
60: Moody, William H..
61: Lurton, Horace H..
62: Hughes, Charles Evans.
63: Devanter, Willis Van.
64: Lamar, Joseph R..
65: Pitney, Mahlon.
66: McReynolds, James C..
67: Brandeis, Louis D..
68: Clarke, John H..
69: Taft, William Howard.
70: Sutherland, George.
71: Butler, Pierce.
72: Sanford, Edward T..
73: Stone, Harlan Fiske.
74: Roberts, Owen J..
75: Cardozo, Benjamin N..
76: Black, Hugo L..
77: Reed, Stanley F..
78: Frankfurter, Felix.
79: Douglas, William O..
80: Murphy, Frank.
81: Byrnes, James F..
82: Jackson, Robert H..
83: Rutledge, Wiley B..
84: Burton, Harold H..
85: Vinson, Fred M..
86: Clark, Tom C..
87: Minton, Sherman.
88: Warren, Earl.
89: Harlan, John Marshall.
90: Brennan, Jr. William J..
91: Whittaker, Charles E..
92: Stewart, Potter.
93: White, Byron R..
94: Goldberg, Arthur J..
95: Fortas, Abe.
96: Marshall, Thurgood.
97: Burger, Warren E..
98: Blackmun, Harry A..
99: Powell, Jr. Lewis F..
100: Rehnquist, William H..
101: Stevens, John Paul.
102: O’Connor, Sandra Day.
103: Scalia, Antonin.
104: Kennedy, Anthony M..
105: Souter, David H..
106: Thomas, Clarence.
107: Ginsburg, Ruth Bader.
108: Breyer, Stephen G..
109: Roberts, Jr. John G..
110: Alito, Jr. Samuel A..
111: Sotomayor, Sonia.
112: Kagan, Elena.
Members of the Supreme Court of the United States.
Author Affiliations.
Bibliography.
Index.