" Fred M. Vinson, the thirteenth Chief Justice of the United States, started his political career as a small-town Kentucky lawyer and rose to positions of power in all three branches of federal government. Born in Louisa, Kentucky, Vinson earned undergraduate and law degrees from Centre College in Danville. He served 12 years in the U.S. House of Representatives, where he achieved acclaim as a tax and fiscal expert. President Roosevelt appointed him to the U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for the D
Author: James E. St Clair, Linda C. Gugin Publisher: University Press of Kentucky Published: 05/27/2002 Pages: 408 Binding Type: Hardcover Weight: 1.75lbs Size: 9.18h x 6.34w x 1.22d ISBN: 9780813122472
About the Author
James E. St. Clair is associate professor of journalism at Indiana University Southeast.
Linda C. Gugin is professor of political science at Indiana University Southeast.