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    Description2009 should be a watershed year for the U.S. Supreme Court. Justice John Paul Stevens - who is 87 - is expected to retire, setting up a fierce confirmation battle in the Senate. With a new president in office, there will be heightened publicity about the future direction of the high court-making this a propitious time for a book that looks at the lives, personalities, and history of this exclusive club. In keeping with the tradition of the "Secret Lives" series, "Secret Lives of the Supreme Court" will take an irreverent, unvarnished look at the men and women who have sat in this august body over the centuries. It will uncover all the embarrassing secrets, little-known facts, and unusual biographical details about some of America's most famous (and infamous) judges.


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    Title
    Secret Lives of the Supreme Court
    Subtitle
    What Your Teachers Never Told You About America's Legendary Justices
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Robert Schnakenberg
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 288
    Width: 136 mm
    Height: 202 mm
    Thickness: 20 mm
    Weight: 404 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781594743085
    ISBN 10: 1594743088
    Classifications

    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1KBB
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: LAW
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S5.0
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T General Subject: 170
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    DC22: B
    B&T Merchandise Category: REF
    Ingram Subject Code: LE
    Libri: I-LE
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 01
    BIC subject category V2: LNAA
    B&T Modifier: Continuations: 02
    BISAC V2.8: BIO020000
    B&T Approval Code: A23306400
    BISAC V2.8: HIS036000
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 27720
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: LAW025000
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Approval Code: A42305050
    BIC subject category V2: LAZ
    BISAC V2.8: HUM006000, POL040030
    DC22: 347.7326
    LC subject heading:
    LC classification: KF8744 .S36 2009
    LC subject heading:
    Thema V1.0: LAZ, LNAA
    Illustrations note
    Thirty-five 2 colour illustrations
    Publisher
    Quirk Books
    Imprint name
    Quirk Books
    Publication date
    15 April 2009
    Publication City/Country
    Philadelphia
    Author Information
    Robert Schnakenberg is the author of Secret Lives of Great Authors and several other nonfiction books. He lives in New York.