The great dissent : how Oliver Wendell Holmes changed his mind--and changed the history of free speech in America / Thomas Healy.
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- ISBN: 9780805094565
- Physical Description: 322 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
- Edition: First edition.
- Publisher: New York : Metropolitan Books/Henry Holt and Company, 2013.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references (pages -308) and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:|| Prologue: an unexpected visit -- Train fever -- A smart chap -- The habit of intolerance -- Catspawned -- The old ewe and the half-bakes -- He shoots so quickly -- Defending sophistries -- Dangerous men -- They know not what they do -- The red summer -- Workers wake up! -- A plea for help -- Quasi in furore -- Adulation -- Alone at Laski -- Epilogue : I simply was ignorant.
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