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The Resource The Truman court : law and the limits of loyalty, Rawn James, Jr

The Truman court : law and the limits of loyalty, Rawn James, Jr

Label
The Truman court : law and the limits of loyalty
Title
The Truman court
Title remainder
law and the limits of loyalty
Statement of responsibility
Rawn James, Jr
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The Truman Court: Law and the Limits of Loyalty argues that the years between FDR's death in 1945 and Chief Justice Earl Warren's confirmation in 1953-the dawn of the Cold War-were, contrary to widespread belief, important years in Supreme Court history. Never before or since has a president so quickly and completely changed the ideological and temperamental composition of the Court. With remarkable swiftness and certainty, Truman constructed a Court on which he relied to lend constitutional credence to his political agenda"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
James, Rawn
Dewey number
347.73/2609046
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
KF8742
LC item number
.J36 2021
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Truman, Harry S
  • Warren, Earl
  • Political questions and judicial power
  • Judges
  • United States
  • Truman, Harry S
  • Warren, Earl
  • United States
  • Judges
  • Political questions and judicial power
  • Politics and government
  • United States
Label
The Truman court : law and the limits of loyalty, Rawn James, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"We must have steel" -- Justice Harold Burton -- Attorney General Tom Clark -- The Court Truman inherited and a justice abroad -- "The very nearly indispensable man" -- Death of a Chief Justice -- "The general utility man of government" -- Open warriors and assassins -- "A man to trust" -- Meatless on-strike mid-term elections -- Labor's troubled waters -- The Chief takes charge -- A civil service -- Truman at the Lincoln Memorial -- Shelley v. Kraemer : the judicial revolution begins -- Justice Douglas and the 1948 presidential election -- The Vinson mission -- Justice Tom Clark -- Justice Sherman Minton
Control code
1198557124
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 302 pages
Isbn
9780826222299
Lccn
2020048216
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1198557124
Label
The Truman court : law and the limits of loyalty, Rawn James, Jr
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"We must have steel" -- Justice Harold Burton -- Attorney General Tom Clark -- The Court Truman inherited and a justice abroad -- "The very nearly indispensable man" -- Death of a Chief Justice -- "The general utility man of government" -- Open warriors and assassins -- "A man to trust" -- Meatless on-strike mid-term elections -- Labor's troubled waters -- The Chief takes charge -- A civil service -- Truman at the Lincoln Memorial -- Shelley v. Kraemer : the judicial revolution begins -- Justice Douglas and the 1948 presidential election -- The Vinson mission -- Justice Tom Clark -- Justice Sherman Minton
Control code
1198557124
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 302 pages
Isbn
9780826222299
Lccn
2020048216
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1198557124

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