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The Intellectual Sword

Harvard Law School, the Second Century

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HARDCOVER

$49.95 • £39.95 • €45.00

ISBN 9780674737327

Publication Date: 05/26/2020

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880 pages

6-3/8 x 9-1/4 inches

64 photos, 11 illus.

Belknap Press

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Bruce A. Kimball is Professor in Philosophy and History of Education at The Ohio State University and a former Guggenheim Fellow. He is coauthor, with Daniel R. Coquillete, of the prize-winning On the Battlefield of Merit: Harvard Law School, the First Century.

Daniel R. Coquillette is J. Donald Monan, S.J., University Professor at Boston College and Charles Warren Visiting Professor of American Legal History at Harvard Law School. He is coauthor, with Bruce A. Kimball, of the prize-winning On the Battlefield of Merit: Harvard Law School, the First Century.

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