James F. Simon

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James F. Simon is the Martin Professor of Law and Dean Emeritus at New York Law School. He is the author of seven previous books on American history, law, and politics. His books have won the American Bar Association’s Silver Gavel Award and twice been named New York Times Notable Books. He lives with his wife in West Nyack, New York.

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Books by this Author

FDR and Chief Justice Hughes
The Presidents and the Supreme Court
Lincoln and Chief Justice Taney
What Kind of Nation
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