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The man who once was Whizzer White : a portrait of Justice Byron R. White

Author: Dennis J Hutchinson
Publisher: New York : Free Press, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Before he became one of the longest-serving Supreme Court justices in American history, Byron R. White was Whizzer White: one of the last of the great scholar-athletes and an authentic American hero. The Man Who Once Was Whizzer White is based on dozens of archives and nearly two hundred interviews, including those with approximately half of White's former law clerks and with all of his principal colleagues in the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hutchinson, Dennis J.
Man who once was Whizzer White.
New York : Free Press, ©1998
(OCoLC)606999148
Online version:
Hutchinson, Dennis J.
Man who once was Whizzer White.
New York : Free Press, ©1998
(OCoLC)608407573
Named Person: Byron R White; Byron R White; Byron R White
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Dennis J Hutchinson
ISBN: 0684827948 9780684827940
OCLC Number: 38024106
Description: 577 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Dennis J. Hutchinson.
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Profiles the college football star who became the highest paid rookie in professional football, a World War II hero, and one of the Supreme Court's longest-serving justices.  Read more...

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Paul Tagliabue Commissioner, National Football League As the epitome of the scholar-athlete; the young Byron "Whizzer" White elevated the National Football League in its early, struggling years and, Read more...

 
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