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Louis D. Brandeis

A Life

Louis D. Brandeis( )
Author: Urofsky, Melvin I.
ISBN:978-0-8052-1195-5
Publication Date:Sep 2012
Publisher:Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Imprint:Schocken
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $24.95
Book Description:

As a young lawyer in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, Louis Brandeis, born into a family of reformers who came to the United States to escape European anti-Semitism, established the way modern law is practiced. He was an early champion of the right to privacy and pioneer the idea of pro bono work by attorneys. Brandeis invented savings bank life insurance in Massachusetts and was a driving force in the development of the Clayton Antitrust Act, the Federal Reserve...
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Book Details
Pages:976
Detailed Subjects: Biography & Autobiography / Lawyers & Judges
Law / Legal Profession
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.27 x 9.16 x 1.76 Inches
Book Weight:3.125 Pounds



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