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Douglas, William O. (William Orville) 1898-1980

Overview
Works: 793 works in 1,573 publications in 7 languages and 50,236 library holdings
Genres: Biographies  Autobiographies  Personal correspondence  Court decisions and opinions  History  Trials, litigation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Speaker, Photographer, Honoree, Interviewee, Contributor, Correspondent
Classifications: KF8745.D6, 347.732634
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Strange lands and friendly people by William O Douglas( Book )

29 editions published between 1951 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 1,494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book, written by Supreme Court Justice William O. Douglas, documents his travels to the Middle east in 1950. It provides a view of what the Middle East, its people, their customs and political climate were like at that time, while at the same time providing a historical view. I suggest it for anyone with an interest in the area and its people
An almanac of liberty by William O Douglas( Book )

21 editions published between 1954 and 1973 in English and held by 1,451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

America challenged by William O Douglas( Book )

22 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in English and Japanese and held by 1,436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thoughtful discussions of American responsibilities in world leadership
Points of rebellion by William O Douglas( Book )

18 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and Spanish and held by 1,373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Summarizes the thinking of the U.S. Supreme Court Justice on the right to rebellion as a response to social, political, and economic policies of the Establishment
A living Bill of rights by William O Douglas( Book )

19 editions published between 1961 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 1,268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A short, lucid discussion of the first 10 amendments to the Constitution in terms of the citizen's daily life. Relates the principle of the Bill of Rights to the racial issue, anti-Communist and loyalty questions, and the American educational system
Mr. Lincoln & the Negroes : the long road to equality by William O Douglas( Book )

15 editions published between 1963 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using Lincoln's philosophy and Civil War activities as a focal poit, Justice Douglas reviews "the long struggle for racial equality in America ... Half of the book is an appendix containing the main documents highlighting the controversy over civil rights in America: Declaration of Independence, Gettysburg Address, Lincoln's Second Inaugural, Emancipation Proclamation, 13th-15th Amendments, several court decisions, and Kennedy's civil rights message."
A wilderness bill of rights by William O Douglas( Book )

13 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 1,154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys conservation in the United States, its history and present problems, and examines county, state, and municipal parks, Indian reservations, and bird and animal sanctuaries
The right of the people by William O Douglas( Book )

40 editions published between 1958 and 1985 in English and Japanese and held by 1,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book is in substantial part the North lectures delivered at Franklin and Marshall College [Lancaster, Penn.] in the spring of 1957."
Beyond the high Himalayas by William O Douglas( Book )

21 editions published between 1952 and 2016 in English and held by 1,080 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The anatomy of liberty : the rights of man without force by William O Douglas( Book )

27 editions published between 1956 and 1965 in English and Spanish and held by 1,071 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

SCOTT (copy 1) From the John Holmes Library collection
The three hundred year war: a chronicle of ecological disaster by William O Douglas( Book )

8 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Justice Douglas pleads for immediate political action to prevent the total destruction of the natural world
International dissent: six steps toward world peace by William O Douglas( Book )

15 editions published in 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 912 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1971 book by an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States details six propositions to prevent war: an end to military alliances; all colonies should be made free and all protectorates abolished; the recognition of China and its admission to the United Nations; an international regulatory body must be established to control the use of the ocean floor; developing nations must be helped to enter the technological world ; "Rules of Law" governing international situations must be agreed upon through sessions of the United Nations
The Bible and the schools by William O Douglas( Book )

5 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 908 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Supreme Court Justice reviews the controversy over the issue and explains the Supreme Court ruling that compulsory bible-reading and prescribed prayers are unconstitutional
Russian journey by William O Douglas( Book )

10 editions published between 1898 and 1956 in English and held by 822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report on economic conditions, religion, the communist program of collectivization and its effect on the people
My wilderness : the Pacific West by William O Douglas( Book )

7 editions published between 1960 and 1968 in English and held by 812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Justice Douglas writes of the Sierras, the Olympics, the Rain Forest of the Cascades, and other wild and beautiful western mountains and forests
Democracy's manifesto by William O Douglas( Book )

18 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in 3 languages and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Criticism of past policy and a prescription for a new U.S. foreign policy
North from Malaya : adventure on five fronts by William O Douglas( Book )

14 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in English and held by 734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Towards a global federalism by William O Douglas( Book )

12 editions published in 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frost copy 2: From the John Holmes Library collection
My wilderness : east to Katahdin by William O Douglas( Book )

13 editions published between 1961 and 1971 in English and held by 677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adventures in the American wilderness from Arizona to Maine
Freedom of the mind by William O Douglas( Book )

12 editions published between 1962 and 1964 in English and held by 667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief examination of threats to intellectual freedom such as loyalty oaths, censorship of movies and literature by police officials, etc
 
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My wilderness : the Pacific West
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Wild Bill : the legend and life of William O. DouglasNature's justice : writings of William O. DouglasOf men and mountainsOf power and right : Hugo Black, William O. Douglas, and America's constitutional revolution"He shall not pass this way again" : the legacy of Justice William O. DouglasThe environmental justice : William O. Douglas and American conservation
Alternative Names
Dakkāt, Winlīam Ō.

Dāklās, Wilyam Ū.

Dāklās, Wilyam Ū., 1898-

Dāklās, Wilyam Ū. 1898-1980

Douglas William O.

Douglas, William O. 1898-

Douglas William O. 1898-1980

Douglas, William O. (William Orville), 1898-

Douglas, William Orville

Douglas, William Orville 1898-

Douglas, William Orville 1898-1980

Vilijam O. Daglas

William O. Douglas Amerikaans advocaat (1898-1980)

William O. Douglas former Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States

William O. Douglas Richter am US-amerikanischen Supreme Court

William O. Douglas Yhdysvaltain korkeimman oikeuden tuomari

William O. (William Orville) Douglas

Вилијам О. Даглас

Дуглас Уильям О.

Уильям Орвилл Дуглас судья Верховного суда США

ויליאם א' דאגלס

ויליאם אורוויל דאגלס

دجلاس، وليم أ.، 1898-1980

وليام او دوجلاس

وليام أو دوغلاس

وليم أ. دوجلاس، 1898-1980

ویلیام او داقلاس

ویلیام او. داگلاس وکیل و قاضی آمریکایی

ดักกาส, วิลเลียม โอ.

더그러스, W. 1898-1980

더그러스, 윌리엄 O. 1898-1980

더글라스 윌리엄 1898-1980

더글라스, 윌리엄 O. 1898-1980

더글라스 윌리엄 오빌 1898-1980

떠글러쓰, 윌리암 O. 1898-1980

ウィリアム・O・ダグラス

ダグラス, ウィリアム・O

ダグラス, ウイリアム・オー

威廉·道格拉斯

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