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The Majesty of the Law

Reflections of a Supreme Court Justice

by Sandra Day O"Connor

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  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Random House Trade Paperbacks .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States,
  • Supreme Court,
  • U.S. Supreme Court,
  • Legal Reference / Law Profession,
  • Women"s Studies - History,
  • Law,
  • United States.,
  • Courts - Supreme Court,
  • Legal History,
  • Law / Legal History,
  • Judges,
  • Rule of law

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8020812M
    ISBN 10081296747X
    ISBN 109780812967470

    The Majesty of the Law: Reflections of a Supreme Court Justice. Sandra Day O'Connor. Random House, This hook by Justice O'Connor will no doubt be enjoyed by many readers as a readable and not very heavy discussion of the United States Supreme Court, highlights of its history and personalities, and personal details about O'Connor's own experiences on the Court as the first woman appointed.


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