WorldCat Identities

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

Overview
Works: 773 works in 1,486 publications in 7 languages and 49,925 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Autobiographies  Records and correspondence  History  Trials, litigation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Speaker, Honoree, Photographer, Other, Interviewee, Contributor, Correspondent
Classifications: KF8745.D6, 347.732634
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works about William O Douglas
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Most widely held works by William O Douglas
Strange lands and friendly people by William O Douglas( Book )

28 editions published between 1951 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 1,525 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 )

20 editions published between 1954 and 1973 in English and held by 1,458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Points of rebellion by William O Douglas( Book )

16 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and Spanish and held by 1,408 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
America challenged by William O Douglas( Book )

20 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in English and Japanese and held by 1,299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thoughtful discussions of American responsibilities in world leadership
A living Bill of rights by William O Douglas( Book )

18 editions published between 1961 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 1,290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

States a philosophy or point of view concerning the Bill of Rights and is written in the manner of articles of faith
Mr. Lincoln & the Negroes; the long road to equality by William O Douglas( Book )

13 editions published between 1963 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,210 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 )

12 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 1,176 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 )

41 editions published between 1958 and 1985 in English and Japanese and held by 1,140 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 )

19 editions published between 1952 and 2016 in English and held by 1,092 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

28 editions published between 1956 and 1965 in English and Spanish and held by 1,089 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 )

7 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Justice Douglas pleads for immediate political action to prevent the total destruction of the natural world
The Bible and the schools by William O Douglas( Book )

5 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 929 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
International dissent: six steps toward world peace by William O Douglas( Book )

14 editions published in 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 915 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
Russian journey by William O Douglas( Book )

10 editions published between 1898 and 1956 in English and held by 836 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 816 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
North from Malaya : adventure on five fronts by William O Douglas( Book )

23 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in English and German and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Democracy's manifesto by William O Douglas( Book )

16 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in 3 languages and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Criticism of past policy and a prescription for a new U.S. foreign policy
Towards a global federalism by William O Douglas( Book )

11 editions published in 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frost copy 2: From the John Holmes Library collection
Freedom of the mind by William O Douglas( Book )

12 editions published between 1962 and 1964 in English and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief examination of threats to intellectual freedom such as loyalty oaths, censorship of movies and literature by police officials, etc
My wilderness: east to Katahdin by William O Douglas( Book )

12 editions published between 1961 and 1971 in English and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adventures in the American wilderness from Arizona to Maine
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.29 (from 0.12 for Nature's j ... to 0.45 for Justice Do ...)

My wilderness : the Pacific West
Covers
Wild Bill : the legend and life of William O. DouglasOf men and mountainsNature's justice : writings of William O. DouglasOf 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. 1898-1980

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 Richter am US-amerikanischen Supreme Court

William O. Douglas Yhdysvaltain korkeimman oikeuden tuomari

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 أو دوغلاس

وليم أ. دوجلاس، 1898-1980

ویلیام او. داگلاس وکیل و قاضی آمریکایی

ดักกาส, วิลเลียม โอ.

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

Languages