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The Resource Showdown : Thurgood Marshall and the Supreme Court nomination that changed America, Wil Haygood

Showdown : Thurgood Marshall and the Supreme Court nomination that changed America, Wil Haygood

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Showdown : Thurgood Marshall and the Supreme Court nomination that changed America
Title
Showdown
Title remainder
Thurgood Marshall and the Supreme Court nomination that changed America
Statement of responsibility
Wil Haygood
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The author of The Butler presents a revelatory biography of the first African-American Supreme Court justice--one of the giants of the civil rights movement, and one of the most transforming Supreme Court justices of the 20th century"--Novelist
Summary
The author of The Butler presents a revelatory biography of the first African-American Supreme Court justice—one of the giants of the civil rights movement, and one of the most transforming Supreme Court justices of the 20th century
Pace
Writing style
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2015
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10443384
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
347.73/2634
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
KF8745.M34
LC item number
H394 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
Thurgood Marshall and the Supreme Court nomination that changed America
Label
Showdown : Thurgood Marshall and the Supreme Court nomination that changed America, Wil Haygood
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 361-382) 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
The ghosts of Little Rock -- Willie and Norma Marshall's brave son -- Battling with a legendary country lawyer -- A "Philadelphia Negro" suddenly on standby -- Thurgood Marshall and his Southern hero -- The chairman goes AWOL, and the hunt is on for anti-Marshall votes -- "The Jew" -- The long memory of Evangeline Moore -- Return of the prosecutors -- Painful interruptions for a president and his nominee -- Dear Mr. President -- A rebel's last roar -- Flames -- The Constitution -- Thurgood Marshall's stand in LBJ's Texas -- A nominee in limbo -- Good evening, Mr. Justice Marshall
Control code
21054789
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 404 pages
Isbn
9780307957191
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014044440
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
  • 9780307957191
  • 40025243043
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn895500987
  • (OCoLC)895500987
Label
Showdown : Thurgood Marshall and the Supreme Court nomination that changed America, Wil Haygood
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 361-382) 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
The ghosts of Little Rock -- Willie and Norma Marshall's brave son -- Battling with a legendary country lawyer -- A "Philadelphia Negro" suddenly on standby -- Thurgood Marshall and his Southern hero -- The chairman goes AWOL, and the hunt is on for anti-Marshall votes -- "The Jew" -- The long memory of Evangeline Moore -- Return of the prosecutors -- Painful interruptions for a president and his nominee -- Dear Mr. President -- A rebel's last roar -- Flames -- The Constitution -- Thurgood Marshall's stand in LBJ's Texas -- A nominee in limbo -- Good evening, Mr. Justice Marshall
Control code
21054789
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 404 pages
Isbn
9780307957191
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014044440
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
  • 9780307957191
  • 40025243043
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn895500987
  • (OCoLC)895500987

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