Author:Burns, James MacGregor

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PACKING THE COURT: THE RISE OF JUDICIAL POWER AND THE COMING CRISIS OF THE SUPREME COURT

By: Burns, James MacGregor

Price: $7.99

Publisher: New York, Penguin Press: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 03840

ISBN: 1594202192

Condition: Fine in dust jacket


In one of his last books, Pulitzer-prize winner Burns tells the fascinating history of the court's rise to power and its conflicts with presidents and popular opinion. View more info

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JOHN KENNEDY: A POLITICAL PROFILE

By: Burns, James MacGregor

Price: $19.99

Publisher: New York, Harcourt Brace & Company: 1960

Edition: First Edition Stated

Seller ID: 03997

Condition: About Very Good in dust jacket; green cloth boards are spotted and worn at spine ends


The Kennedys were purportedly not very happy with this portrait after granting Burns free access to the candidate and his papers; Burns went onto win the Pulitzer Prize and change the national conversation on political leadership View more info

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FIRE AND LIGHT: HOW THE ENLIGHTENMENT TRANSFORMED OUR WORLD

By: Burns, James MacGregor

Price: $9.99

Publisher: New York, Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Press: 2013

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 04632

ISBN: 1250024897

Condition: Near Fine in dust jacket


Well research history of the Enlightenment on both sides of the Atlantic by the famous historian; includes notes and an index; 388 pages. View more info