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Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes : Law and the Inner Self.

Author: G Edward White
Publisher: Cary : Oxford University Press, 1996.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
By any measure, Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr., led a full and remarkable life. He was tall and exceptionally attractive, especially as he aged, with piercing eyes, a shock of white hair, and prominent moustache. He was the son of a famous father (Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr., renowned for ""TheAutocrat of the Breakfast Table""), a thrice-wounded veteran of the Civil War, a Harvard-educated member of Brahmin Boston, the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
White, G. Edward.
Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes : Law and the Inner Self.
Cary : Oxford University Press, ©1996
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: G Edward White
ISBN: 9780198024330 0198024339
OCLC Number: 1048618078
Description: 1 online resource (690 pages)
Contents: Cover Page --
Title Page --
Copyright Page --
Dedication --
Preface --
Contents --
Introduction --
CHAPTER ONE: Heritage --
CHAPTER TWO: The Civil War --
CHAPTER THREE: Friendships, Companions, and Attachments, 1864-1882 --
CHAPTER FOUR: Coming to Maturity: Early Legal Scholarship --
CHAPTER FIVE: The Common Law --
CHAPTER SIX: "An All Round View of the Law," 1882-1902 --
CHAPTER SEVEN Travel and Romance --
CHAPTER EIGHT The Supreme Judicial Court of massachusetts --
CHAPTER NINE: The Supreme Court, 1903-1916 --
CHAPTER TEN: Recognition. CHAPTER ELEVEN: The Supreme Court, 1917-1931: The "Progressive" Judge --
CHAPTER TWELVE: The Supreme Court, 1917-1931: FREE SPEECH --
CHAPTER THIRTEEN: Aging --
CHAPTER FOURTEEN: A Concluding Assessment --
APPENDIX: Holmes' Secretaries --
NOTES --
BIBLIOGRAPHICAL ESSAY --
INDEX.

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By any measure, Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr., led a full and remarkable life. He was tall and exceptionally attractive, especially as he aged, with piercing eyes, a shock of white hair, and prominent moustache. He was the son of a famous father (Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr., renowned for ""TheAutocrat of the Breakfast Table""), a thrice-wounded veteran of the Civil War, a Harvard-educated member of Brahmin Boston, the acquaintance of Longfellow, Lowell, and Emerson, and for a time a close friend of William James. He wrote one of the classic works of American legal scholarship, The CommonLaw, and h.

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