The Nine: Inside the Secret World of the Supreme Court

by Toobin, Jeffrey (Author)

ISBN: 9781400096794

Bestselling author Toobin takes readers into the chambers of the most important--and secret--legal body in the country, the Supreme Court, and reveals the complex dynamic among the nine people who decide the law of the land.

Format: Paperback, 480 pages

Publisher: Anchor Books, September 2008

Product Dimensions: 7.6 L × 5.62 W × 0.95 H

Publisher Marketing: In The Nine, acclaimed journalist Jeffrey Toobin takes us into the chambers of the most important-and secret-legal body in our country, the Supreme Court, revealing the complex dynamic among the nine people who decide the law of the land. An institution at a moment of transition, the Court now stands at a crucial point, with major changes in store on such issues as abortion, civil rights, and church-state relations. Based on exclusive interviews with the justices and with a keen sense of the Court's history and the trajectory of its future, Jeffrey Toobin creates in The Nine a riveting story of one of the most important forces in American life today.

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