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4 new nonfiction books not to be missed

4 new nonfiction books not to be missed

These four fascinating new nonfiction books are just hitting shelves.

The Burger Court and the Rise of the Judicial Right” by Michael J. Graetz and Linda Greenhouse (Simon and Schuster: 480 pp., $30)

Although the Burger court is often viewed as a backwater in Supreme Court history, the authors argue that the court Warren Burger led from 1969-86 was more than a transitional moment between the aggressively liberal Warren court and the aggressively conservative Rehnquist and Roberts eras. Columbia Law School professor...

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