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The great dissenter : the story of John Marshall Harlan, America's judicial hero / Peter S. Canellos.

Canellos, Peter S., (author.).

Available copies

  • 6 of 9 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 9 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch B HARLAN CAN (Text) 34207002395201 Adult Non-Fiction Biographies Available -
Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville 920 HARLAN JOHN MARSHALL (Text) 34706001712480 Non-Fiction 900-999 Checked out 08/04/2021
Fayette Co PL - Connersville 347.732 CAN (Text) 39230032122143 Adult New Books Available -
Fortville-Vernon Twp PL - Fortville BIO HARLAN, J. (Text) 38301000043319 New Books Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood NONFICTION BIOGRAPHY Harlan (Text) 36626104245824 2nd Floor New Adult Checked out 08/04/2021
Hagerstown Jefferson Twp PL - Hagerstown 347.7326 CANE (Text) 39213000933907 New Adult Nonfiction Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon 347.7326 BIOGRAPHY HARLAN (Text) 34330513520784 Adult - New Non-Fiction In process -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette 921 Harlan, John Marshall (Text) 31951004604960 2nd Floor - New Arrivals Available -
Whiting PL - Whiting 347.7326 H162 (Text) 51735012109897 New Three Week Books (No Renewals) Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781501188206
  • ISBN: 1501188208
  • Physical Description: viii, 609 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates ; illustrations : 24 cm
  • Edition: First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, [2021]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages [567]-571) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
A father's prophecy -- Journey into the heart of slavery -- Faith and the founding fathers -- Dread and Dred Scott -- The soul of Kentucky -- John vs. John -- "Knowledge is power" -- John, Robert, and Benjamin -- "Do-do take care" -- Destiny -- Standing alone -- "The colonel has indeed surprised us" -- In trusts we trust -- Requiem for the gilded age -- The humblest and most powerful -- The walls of segregation -- The constitution follows the flag -- Freedom in the workplace -- "I am a innocent man" -- "Ever may his name be said in reverence" -- Self-inflicted wounds -- "A vicarious atonement" -- "Justice Harlan concurring" -- "Our basic legal creed".
Summary, etc.:
"The definitive, sweeping biography of an American hero who stood against all the forces of Gilded Age America to fight for civil rights and economic freedom: Supreme Court Justice John Marshall Harlan."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Harlan, John Marshall, 1833-1911.
United States. Supreme Court > Biography.
Judges > United States. > Biography.
Genre: Biographies.

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