Harlan Fiske Stone: Pillar of the Law

written by Alpheus Thomas Mason; published by Viking Press


The first full-dress biography of the twelfth Chief Justice of the United States tracing Fiske Stone's career in detail from his childhood to his final occupancy of the highest seat of judicial power.

Awards Won

Title Year
ALA Liberty and Justice Book Awards

Awards totalling $30,000, made by ALA, to authors of books published in 1956 and in 1957 which make distinguished contributions to the American tradition of liberty and justice.

The purpose of the ALA Liberty and Justice Book Awards is to draw attention of Americans to outstanding books in this important area; to encourage authors and publishers in creating such books; to recognize those who do so.

1957 - Winner(s)