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Brandeis; the personal history of an American ideal.

Alfred Lief

Brandeis; the personal history of an American ideal.

by Alfred Lief

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Published by Books for Libraries Press in Freeport, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Brandeis, Louis Dembitz, 1856-1941.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 489-497.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKF8745.B67 L5 1971
    The Physical Object
    Pagination508 p.
    Number of Pages508
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5319363M
    ISBN 100836959884
    LC Control Number72169768

    William Morris The Ideal Book By the ideal book, I suppose we are to understand a book not limited by commercial exigencies of price: we can do what we like with it, according to what its nature, as a book, demands of Art. But we may conclude, I think, that its maker will limit us somewhat; a work on differential calculus, a medical work, a.   This distinctive, full-scale biography focuses on Brandeis's intertwined and multifaceted career as a leader in the legal profession, a social and economic reformer, a key player in the American Zionist movement, and a justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, the latter accounting for the last third of the book/5(4).

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Biography of Justice Louis D. Brandeis written while he was still on the Court. It was designed to tell the story of his motivations: his enlistment as an insurgent by Robert La Follete, the bitter fight against his confirmation, his friendship with Oliver Wendell Holmes, and his passion for the Jeffersonian ideal of democracy and his belief that the Constitution was a living charter to be Cited by: 4.

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The book contains insights into Brandeis’s private life as well. He was a private man who destroyed much of his personal correspondence, however, Urofsky did receive from Brandeis’s granddaughter letters he wrote to his fiancée, Alice. “He could be, to people who didn’t know him well, cold and austere,” Urofsky said.

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