A BiographyBook - 1990
Abe Fortas was a New Dealer, a sub-cabinet official, the founder of an eminent Washington law firm, a close adviser to Lyndon Johnson, and a Supreme Court justice. Nominated by Johnson to be Chief Justice, he was rejected by Congress and resigned from the Court early in the Nixon administration under a cloud of impending scandal. This book tells his dramatic story.
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, c1990
Call Number: 340.9 F775zk
Characteristics: xiii, 409 p.,  p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm