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Out of order [electronic resource] : stories from the history of the Supreme Court / Sandra Day O'Connor.

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  • ISBN: 9780812993936 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 0812993934 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource.
  • Publisher: New York : Random House, 2013.

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General Note: Electronic book.
Formatted Contents Note: Looming large: historic intersections of the president and the Supreme Court -- The call to serve: judicial appointments -- A house is not a home : the journey to one First Street -- Humble beginnings: the first decade of the United Sstates Supreme Court -- Itinerant justice: riding circuit -- The Supreme Court's changing jurisdiction -- Golden tongues : oral advocacy before the court -- Customs and traditions of the court -- Some laughs on the bench -- Larger than life justices -- Gone but not forgotten: judicial retirement -- Supreme Court "firsts".
Subject: United States. Supreme Court > History.
United States. Supreme Court > Anecdotes.
Courts of last resort > United States > History.
Courts of last resort > United States > Anecdotes.
Genre: Electronic books.

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