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My grandfather's son : a memoir

Author: Clarence Thomas
Publisher: New York : Harper, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The Supreme Court justice recounts his life story, from his impoverished childhood in Jim Crow-era Georgia and his struggles to acquire an education, to his publicly contested confirmation to the nation's highest court.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Clarence Thomas; Clarence Thomas; Clarence Thomas; Clarence Thomas
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Clarence Thomas
ISBN: 9780060565558 0060565551 006056556X 9780060565565
OCLC Number: 166295089
Description: xii, 289 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Sun to sun --
As good as us --
The corridor --
No room at the top --
The golden handcuffs --
Question of will --
"Son, stand up" --
Approaching the bench --
Invitation to a lynching --
Going to meet the man.
Responsibility: Clarence Thomas.
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The Supreme Court justice recounts his life story, from his impoverished childhood in Jim Crow-era Georgia and his struggles to acquire an education, to his publicly contested confirmation to the nation's highest court.

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Preface 1. Sun to Sun 2. As Good as Us 3. The Corridor 4. No Room at the Top 5. The Golden Handcuffs 6. A Question of Will 7. "Son, Stand Up" 8. Approaching the Bench 9. Invitation to a Lynching 10. Going to Meet the Man

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