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War and Liberty: An American Dilemma: 1790 to the Present Paperback – April 17, 2007

ISBN-13: 978-0393330045 ISBN-10: 0393330044 Edition: 1st

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Product Details

  • Paperback: 240 pages
  • Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company; 1 edition (April 17, 2007)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0393330044
  • ISBN-13: 978-0393330045
  • Product Dimensions: 0.6 x 0.1 x 0.8 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 6.4 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #826,464 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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“[Stone is] a constitutional scholar and...a great storyteller.” (Jonathan Karl - Wall Street Journal)

“Geoffrey Stone's Perilous Times is the most important book of its kind since Zechariah Chaffee Jr. first published his heralded Freedom of Speech in 1920.” (Ron Collins - Freedom Forum)

“One of our foremost scholars on constitutional law.” (Herbert Mitgang - Los Angeles Times)

About the Author

Geoffrey R. Stone, the Harry Kalven, Jr. Distinguished Service Professor at the University of Chicago Law School, was dean of the law school from 1987 to 1993. He lives in Chicago, Illinois.

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As a history buff and a political student, I was interested in learning more about how we have reconciled national security and individual liberty over our history. I found this study informative and enjoyable.
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