x, 644 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
9780393064742 hardcover 0393064743 hardcover
Recounts Franklin Roosevelt's fight during his first term with a narrow conservative majority on the U.S. Supreme Court who struck down several key elements of the New Deal legislation--forever transforming the political and constitutional landscape, saving the New Deal, splitting the Democratic Party, and ushering in an era of Republican dominance.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Complete control Storm center Shortcuts The dying of the light Heavy bombardment The golden ruling The last thin line Black Monday Opening gun Vigilantes Slow poison A project of great importance No-man's-land Plans and purposes Warning bell Preserve, protect, defend The beginning of the end of everything The first wedge Punch drunk The real mischief This new roar The yielding Blood or ink The switch in time Consent Striking a blow for liberty To fight against God We have only just begun to fight.