The Great Dissent

The Great Dissent

How Oliver Wendell Holmes Changed His Mind-- and Changed the History of Free Speech in America

Book - 2013
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Based on newly discovered letters and memos, this riveting scholarly history of the conservative justice who became a free-speech advocate and established the modern understanding of the First Amendment reconstructs his journey from free-speech skeptic to First Amendment hero.
Publisher: New York : Metropolitan Books, 2013
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9780805094565
Branch Call Number: 342.085 He
Description: 322 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm


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