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The story of Thurgood Marshall

justice for all

by Joe Arthur

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Published by G. Stevens Pub. in Milwaukee .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Marshall, Thurgood, 1908-1993 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Marshall, Thurgood, 1908-1993.,
    • United States. Supreme Court -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • United States. Supreme Court -- Biography.,
    • Judges -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Judges.,
    • African Americans -- Biography.

    • About the Edition

      Presents the life of the first Afro-American appointed to the Supreme Court.

      Edition Notes

      Statementby Joe Arthur.
      GenreJuvenile literature., Biography, Biography.
      SeriesFamous lives, Famous lives (Milwaukee, Wis.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF8745.M34 A86 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination108 p. :
      Number of Pages108
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL815319M
      ISBN 10083681472X
      LC Control Number95052872

        Fifty years ago this summer, Thurgood Marshall became the first African American to serve as U.S. Solicitor General, the lawyer responsible for arguing cases on behalf of the executive branch before the Supreme Court. On July 7, , Lyndon B. Johnson called Marshall, a U.S. Court of Appeals judge at the time, and offered him the position. Thurgood Marshall changed American history by challenging it. In the first half of the twentieth century, African Americans were often treated as second-class citizens and subject to Jim Crow laws, which promoted both racism and segregation. This is the world that Marshall grew up in, and he became a lawyer to change it/5(2).

        Directed by Helaine Head. With Michael Burgess, Peter Francis James, Donald Chambers, Scott Whitehurst. The story of Thurgood Marshall and the NAACP's effort to integrate public schools in the south, Simple Justice, based closely on Richard Kluger's book of the same name, recounts the remarkable legal strategy and social struggle that resulted in the US Supreme Court's landmark /10(3). Thurgood Marshall Jr. wrote the opening of the book. Marshall was the attorney for the NAACP during the years of the Civil Rights battles. He was chief counsel for the plaintiff in the landmark Supreme Court case “Brown V Board of Education”, in which schools segregation was declared unconstitutional.

      The Story of Thurgood Marshall: Justice for All. New York: Bantam Doubleday Dell Books for Young Readers, Hitzeroth, Deborah, and Sharon Leon. Thurgood Marshall. San Diego: Lucent Books, Tushnet, Mark V. Making Civil Rights Law: Thurgood Marshall and the Supreme Court – New York: Oxford University Press, celebrating and Juan Williams did an excellent job telling the Justice's story. Thurgood Marshall: American Revolutionary Devil in the Grove: Thurgood Marshall, the Groveland Boys, and the Dawn of a New America A Picture Book of Thurgood Marshall (Picture Book Biographies) Thurgood Marshall: The Supreme Court Rules on "Separate But Equal" (GraphicFile Size: KB.


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