Peter Irons is professor of political science at the University of California, San Diego. He is the author of five previous award-winning books. The most recent, A People's History of the Supreme Court, was awarded the Silver Gavel Certificate of Merit by the American Bar Association.
Well, this book will certainly give students some ideas for heroes and heroines! Book arrived in excellent condition within just a few days of ordering. Thank you!Published 15 months ago by Shawn LaTorre
Not bad for giving you a personal perspective on some landmark cases. Gives a view from the different parties to the case, which is not needed for briefing, but good to understand... Read morePublished 17 months ago by Dennis
I did not like this book at all. I had to read it for my summer assignment for Government AP. It was extremely boring, however, not very complicated to read. Read morePublished on August 14, 2011 by Maria Giuliani
When I first ordered this book I thought I would receive a NEW BOOK since thats what I was paying for... I chose the standard shipping... Read morePublished on July 14, 2009 by Shi Shi
Irons does a great job telling the story of 16 individuals who brought their case to the Supreme Court, cases that often times went against the grain of society at the time. Read morePublished on May 3, 2003 by Clip326