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I bought this book for my son. We live in Yakima and wanted to know about the great William O. Douglas. This book served the purpose. Tells you all about his life.Published on July 15, 2014 by Karen Bardwell
I'll start by acknowledging the book's strongpoints. First, the author's research is solid and that comes through from beginning to end. Read morePublished on March 19, 2014 by A Man Reads
The author writes in a narrative way that I like. Bill Douglas is portrayed as a self severing man that I do not really like....but the book is entertaining.Published on June 29, 2013 by Lee Babbitt
Murphy is a tremendous biographer who places his subjects into the context of their times -- politically, socially, and historically. Read morePublished on May 30, 2011 by J. Smallridge
This book is an abomination. Justice William O. Douglas was one of the greatest minds of the twentieth century and probably the greatest United States Supreme Court Justice of all... Read morePublished on August 2, 2010 by Maury Hexamer
While I cannot comment on the factual accuracy of the book, as questioned by other reviewers, I found "Wild Bill" to be a delightful read. Read morePublished on August 17, 2008 by Christy
As another reviewer has pointed out, the author is determined to debunk many of the Douglas myths. Yet this needs to be done. Read morePublished on June 3, 2006 by SEAN MCATEER