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The Supreme Court : a C-SPAN book featuring the justices in their own words

Author: Brian Lamb; Susan Swain; Mark Farkas
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Public Affairs, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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This book grew out of an historic opportunity to interview all of the living Supreme Court justices for a C-SPAN feature documentary about the Court, the only time that the nine sitting members and their two retired colleagues have granted interviews to a single television network. Ten of those interviews--the entire current court, plus retired Justice Sandra Day O'Connor--are gathered here in this singular  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Interviews
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Brian Lamb; Susan Swain; Mark Farkas
ISBN: 9781586488352 158648835X
OCLC Number: 471820861
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xviii, 381 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), ports. ; 25 cm.
Contents: The justices. Chief Justice John Roberts --
John Paul Stevens --
Antonin Scalia --
Anthony Kennedy --
Clarence Thomas --
Ruth Bader Ginsburg --
Stephen Breyer --
Samuel Alito --
Sonia Sotomayor --
Sandra Day O'connor (retired) --
Supreme Court experts. Joan Biskupic, reporter, USA Today --
Drew Days III, former Solicitor general --
Lyle Denniston, reporter, SCOTUS blog --
Maureen Mahoney, attorney and former Supreme Court law clerk --
James B. O'Hara, Supreme Court historian --
William Suter, Clerk of the Supreme Court --
Supplementary material. Biographies of the justices --
Members of the Supreme Court of the United States, 1789-2010 --
Recent C-SPAN surveys of public awareness of the Supreme Court --
Number of Supreme Court petitions and arguments heard, 1980-2008 --
C-SPAN requests for same-day release of oral arguments --
Excerpt from the opinion Marbury v. Madison --
Biography of John Marshall, the "Great Chief."
Responsibility: editors, Brian Lamb, Susan Swain, and Mark Farkas.

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This singular collection of original interviews with all nine sitting Supreme Court Justices plus retired Justice O'Connor-as well as reporters, attorneys, and historians-gives readers a rare window  Read more...

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Booklist, May 15, 2010 "C-SPAN set out to do a documentary on the history of the stately Supreme Court building when a confluence of circumstances turned the project into a collection of interviews Read more...

 
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