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Biographical encyclopedia of the Supreme Court

Biographical encyclopedia of the Supreme Court

the lives and legal philosophies of the justices

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Published by CQ Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Supreme Court -- Officials and employees -- Biography -- Encyclopedias,
  • Judges -- United States -- Biography -- Encyclopedias

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

    Statementedited by Melvin I. Urofsky.
    GenreBiography, Encyclopedias.
    ContributionsUrofsky, Melvin I.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKF8744 .B56 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 666 p. :
    Number of Pages666
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15977236M
    ISBN 10193311648X
    ISBN 109781933116488
    LC Control Number2006011563
    OCLC/WorldCa66392966

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