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Thurgood Marshall : American revolutionary, Juan Williams

Label
Thurgood Marshall : American revolutionary
Title
Thurgood Marshall
Title remainder
American revolutionary
Statement of responsibility
Juan Williams
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a biography of the first African American appointed to the Supreme Court, from his crusade against segregation to his friendships with other famous Black figures
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 1998.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 1998
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
156394
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Williams, Juan
Dewey number
  • 347.73/2634
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
KF8745.M34
LC item number
W55 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Marshall, Thurgood
  • Judges
  • United States
  • Civil rights workers
  • Marshall, Thurgood
  • États-Unis
  • Juges
  • Défenseurs des droits de l'homme
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
American revolutionary
Label
Thurgood Marshall : American revolutionary, Juan Williams
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 431-436) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Right time, right man? -- A fighting family -- Educating Thurgood -- Waking up -- Turkey -- His own man -- Getting started -- Leaving home -- 69 Fifth Avenue -- Marshall in charge -- Pan of bones -- The war years -- Lynch mob for a lawyer -- Jim Crow Buster -- Groveland -- Lessons in politics -- On the front line -- Direct attack -- Number one Negro of all time -- Planning a revolt -- Case of the century -- No radical -- Martin Luther King, Jr. -- Machiavellian Marshall -- The second Civil War -- Marshall and the militants -- Exit time -- Black robes -- Johnson's man -- Justice Marshall -- Backlash on the court -- Hangin' on -- Resurrection
Control code
13981529
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 459 pages
Isbn
9780812932997
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
98009735
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (InCu)33E76843DFC34F8F89253DFA954B5AC7
  • (OCoLC)ocm38354927
  • (OCoLC)38354927
Label
Thurgood Marshall : American revolutionary, Juan Williams
Link
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 431-436) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Right time, right man? -- A fighting family -- Educating Thurgood -- Waking up -- Turkey -- His own man -- Getting started -- Leaving home -- 69 Fifth Avenue -- Marshall in charge -- Pan of bones -- The war years -- Lynch mob for a lawyer -- Jim Crow Buster -- Groveland -- Lessons in politics -- On the front line -- Direct attack -- Number one Negro of all time -- Planning a revolt -- Case of the century -- No radical -- Martin Luther King, Jr. -- Machiavellian Marshall -- The second Civil War -- Marshall and the militants -- Exit time -- Black robes -- Johnson's man -- Justice Marshall -- Backlash on the court -- Hangin' on -- Resurrection
Control code
13981529
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 459 pages
Isbn
9780812932997
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
98009735
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (InCu)33E76843DFC34F8F89253DFA954B5AC7
  • (OCoLC)ocm38354927
  • (OCoLC)38354927

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