Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes

Author: G. Edward White
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780198024330
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He wrote one of the classic works of American legal scholarship, The Common Law, and he served with distinction on the Supreme Court of the United States. He was actively involved in the Court's work into his nineties.

Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes

Author: G. Edward White
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199880212
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He wrote one of the classic works of American legal scholarship, The Common Law, and he served with distinction on the Supreme Court of the United States. He was actively involved in the Court's work into his nineties.

Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes

Author: G. Edward White
Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand
ISBN: 0195101286
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Discusses Holmes' early life, Civil War experiences, legal career, and thirty years on the U.S. Supreme Court, and presents new information regarding his relationship with Clare Castletown

Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr

Author: G. Edward White
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199726905
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The book first sketches Holmes's early years--his childhood in Boston, his undergraduate years at Harvard (which his father and both grandfathers also attended), and his valiant service in the Civil War, during which he was severely wounded ...

Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr

Author: Susan-Mary Grant
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135133387
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10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 4 Holmes to Pollock, April 10, July 5, 1881, in Howe,
Holmes-Pollock Letters, I, 17–18; see also 18, notes 1 and 2. 5 51, Saturday
Review (London) 758 (June 11, 1881); G. Edward White, Justice Oliver Wendell
Holmes: Law and the Inner Self (New York and Oxford: Oxford University Press,
1993) 188–189. 6 Holmes to Eliot, November 1, 1881, quoted in White, Law and
the Inner Self, 198–199. 7 White, Law and the Inner Self, 202–204; James to
Henry ...

Honorable Justice

Author: Sheldon M. Novick
Publisher: Laurel
ISBN: 9780440503255
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Traces the life of America's most influential Supreme Court Justice, and describes the forces that shaped his career

Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr Legal Theory And Judicial Restraint

Author: Frederic R. Kellogg
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1139460870
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The voluminous literature devoted to his writings and legal thought, however, is diverse and inconsistent. In this study, Frederic R. Kellogg follows Holmes's intellectual path from his early writings through his judicial career.

The Path Of The Law And Its Influence

Author: Steven J. Burton
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521037464
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G. Edward White, Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes: Law and the Inner Self (New
York: Oxford University Press, 1993), 103. Ibid., 89. Holmes to Lewis Einstein, 17
June 1908, in Oliver Wendell Holmes, The Essential Holmes, ed. Richard Posner
(Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1992), 70; Holmes to Harold Laski, 15
September 1916, in ibid., xxiv. My major argument was first formulated in “
Skepticism, Democracy, and Judicial Restraint: An Essay on the Thought of
Oliver Wendell ...

American Legal History A Very Short Introduction

Author: G. Edward White
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199766002
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A concise examination of the central role of legal decisions in shaping key social issues explores topics ranging from Native American affairs and slavery to business and home life as well as how criminal and civil offenses have been ...

The Fundamental Holmes

Author: Oliver Wendell Holmes
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521143896
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See G. Edward White, Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes: Law and the Inner Self (
New York: Oxford University Press, 1991), at 9–14. He was also a famous
physician. See Oliver Wendell Holmes: Physician and Man of Letters, eds. Scott
H. Podolsky and Charles S. Bryan (Sagamore Beach, MA: Science History
Publications, 2009). For a thoughtful account of the relationship between Dr.
Holmes and his son, see G. Edward White, “Holmes's 'Life Plan': Confronting
Ambition, Passion, and ...