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The Resource Thurgood Marshall : a twentieth-century life, by Chris Crowe

Thurgood Marshall : a twentieth-century life, by Chris Crowe

Label
Thurgood Marshall : a twentieth-century life
Title
Thurgood Marshall
Title remainder
a twentieth-century life
Statement of responsibility
by Chris Crowe
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Thurgood Marshall became the first African American appointed to the U.S. Supreme Court, but it's his life leading up to that point--from school troublemaker to passionate lawyer--that makes him both accessibly real and a role model to Americans of every color
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 347.73/2634
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Ages 11 and up
LC call number
KF8745.M34
LC item number
C76 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Up close
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Thurgood Marshall : a twentieth-century life, by Chris Crowe
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 216-239) 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
David v. Goliath -- Black and white: a nation divided -- A baby born into Jim Crow -- Goody -- Roots of resistance -- Easing along -- Digging deep into law -- A hungry young lawyer -- Taking Jim Crow to court -- Laying it on the line -- Taking down Jim Crow -- The case of the century -- Moving to the other side of the bench -- A minority again -- The legacy
Control code
1136715
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
248 pages
Isbn
9780670062287
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2007042794
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1136715
  • (Sirsi) 1136715
  • (OCoLC)175286372
Label
Thurgood Marshall : a twentieth-century life, by Chris Crowe
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 216-239) 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
David v. Goliath -- Black and white: a nation divided -- A baby born into Jim Crow -- Goody -- Roots of resistance -- Easing along -- Digging deep into law -- A hungry young lawyer -- Taking Jim Crow to court -- Laying it on the line -- Taking down Jim Crow -- The case of the century -- Moving to the other side of the bench -- A minority again -- The legacy
Control code
1136715
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
248 pages
Isbn
9780670062287
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2007042794
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1136715
  • (Sirsi) 1136715
  • (OCoLC)175286372

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