The great dissenter : the story of John Marshall Harlan, America's judicial hero / Peter S. Canellos.
- 2 of 6 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
- 0 of 1 copy available at North Kansas City.
4 current holds with 6 total copies.
|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|North Kansas City Public Library||347.732 CANELLOS 2021 (Text)||0001002455499||Nonfiction New||On holds shelf||-|
- ISBN: 9781501188206
- ISBN: 1501188208
- Physical Description: 609 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
- Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographical references (pages -565) and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:||
A father's prophecy -- Journey into the heart of slavery -- Faith and the founding fathers -- Dread and Dred Scott -- The soul of Kentucky -- John vs. John -- "Knowledge is power" -- John, Robert and Benjamin -- "Do-do take care" -- Destiny -- Standing alone -- "The colonel has indeed surprised us" -- In trusts we trust -- Requiem for the gilded age -- The humblest and most powerful -- The walls of segregation -- The constitution follows the flag -- Freedom in the workplace -- "I am a innocent man" -- "Ever may his name be said in reverence" -- Self-inflicted wounds -- "A vicarious atonement" -- "Justice Harlan concurring" -- "Our basic legal creed".
"The definitive, sweeping biography of an American hero who stood against all the forces of Gilded Age America to fight for civil rights and economic freedom: Supreme Court Justice John Marshall Harlan"-- Provided by publisher.
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