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This is a very well written book and worth the read.
Mr. Toobin goes into great detail of the inner workings of the Supreme Court justices, their backgrounds as well as their personal and political beliefs.
"The Nine: Inside The Secret World of the Supreme Court" certainly qualifies as one of the best books I have read this year.
Incredibly interesting but would be moreso if my knowledge of the Justices was stronger.Published 2 days ago by caveat emptor
Well written from an insider's point of view and stories connected to current events. Enjoyed reading about Sandra Day O'Connor and how the Constitution is alive and protected by... Read morePublished 5 days ago by julie wood
In the Nine, Toobin tells a story. Like a good story teller, the story contains a little bit of truth and a lot of hyperbole and fiction. Read morePublished 16 days ago by Glider Pendalehaven
Understanding when these justices were educated and who backed their appointments helps to understanding their decisions!Published 17 days ago by carp672
This was an insightful look into SCOTUS. I learned a lot about cases and opinions that have been argued and written over the last 3-4 decades. Read morePublished 21 days ago by Bill Putnam
Toobin's books are always very readable. The Justices are very human, with agendas that are expressed in their rulings. America really does deserve better.Published 23 days ago by J. W. Grace
This was an outstanding book...very educational and informative. Great for APUSH students or those wanting to learn about the inner workings of the supreme court.Published 29 days ago by LovesIceCream
Read the entire book in 2 days. A great insider look into the U.S. Supreme Court. A must read for any history buff!Published 1 month ago by Thomas Smith
Nothing "secret" is revealed in this book. For me, it was a bit of a disappointment; you never truly get "behind the doors. Read morePublished 1 month ago by GetBeethoven