skip to content
Thurgood Marshall : American revolutionary Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Thurgood Marshall : American revolutionary

Author: Juan Williams
Publisher: New York : Times Books, [1998] ©1998
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Williams, Juan.
Thurgood Marshall.
New York : Times Books, ©1998
(OCoLC)606995200
Named Person: Thurgood Marshall; Thurgood Marshall; Thurgood Marshall; Thurgood Marshall; Thurgood Marshall
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Juan Williams
ISBN: 0812920287 9780812920284 0812932994 9780812932997
OCLC Number: 38354927
Awards: Commended for Black Caucus of the American Library Association Literary_award (Nonfiction) 1999
Description: xviii, 459 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
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.
Responsibility: Juan Williams.
More information:

Abstract:

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.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

All user tags (3)

View most popular tags as: tag list | tag cloud

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/38354927> # Thurgood Marshall : American revolutionary
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "38354927" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/37989911#Organization/etats_unis_supreme_court> ; # États-Unis. Supreme Court
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/144945827> ; # United States. Supreme Court
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/347.732634/e21/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/37989911#Topic/defenseurs_des_droits_de_l_homme_etats_unis> ; # Défenseurs des droits de l'homme--États-Unis
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/37989911#Organization/united_states_supreme_court> ; # United States. Supreme Court.
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/B/e21/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/862721> ; # Civil rights workers
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/37989911#Topic/biografie> ; # Biografie
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/37989911#Person/marshall_thurgood> ; # Thurgood Marshall
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/52492199> ; # Thurgood Marshall
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/37989911#Topic/civil_rights_workers_united_states> ; # Civil rights workers--United States
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/37989911#Person/marshall_thurgood_1908_1993> ; # Thurgood Marshall
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/37989911#Thing/the_chris_fritz_comparative_and_historical_legal_perspectives_collection_chlp> ; # The Chris Fritz Comparative and Historical Legal Perspectives Collection (CHLP)
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/984490> ; # Judges
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/37989911#Topic/judges_united_states> ; # Judges--United States
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/37989911#Topic/juges_etats_unis> ; # Juges--États-Unis
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/KF8745> ;
    schema:author <http://viaf.org/viaf/84205020> ; # Juan Williams
    schema:bookEdition "First edition." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "1998" ;
    schema:datePublished "1998" ;
    schema:description "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."@en ;
    schema:description "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."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/37989911> ;
    schema:genre "Biographies"@en ;
    schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/606995200> ;
    schema:name "Thurgood Marshall : American revolutionary"@en ;
    schema:productID "38354927" ;
    schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/samples/random044/98009735.html> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780812920284> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780812932997> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/38354927> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/37989911#Organization/etats_unis_supreme_court> # États-Unis. Supreme Court
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "États-Unis. Supreme Court" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/37989911#Organization/united_states_supreme_court> # United States. Supreme Court.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "United States. Supreme Court." ;
    schema:name "United States. Supreme Court" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/37989911#Person/marshall_thurgood> # Thurgood Marshall
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Marshall" ;
    schema:givenName "Thurgood" ;
    schema:name "Thurgood Marshall" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/37989911#Person/marshall_thurgood_1908_1993> # Thurgood Marshall
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1908" ;
    schema:deathDate "1993" ;
    schema:familyName "Marshall" ;
    schema:givenName "Thurgood" ;
    schema:name "Thurgood Marshall" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/37989911#Thing/the_chris_fritz_comparative_and_historical_legal_perspectives_collection_chlp> # The Chris Fritz Comparative and Historical Legal Perspectives Collection (CHLP)
    a schema:Thing ;
    schema:name "The Chris Fritz Comparative and Historical Legal Perspectives Collection (CHLP)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/37989911#Topic/defenseurs_des_droits_de_l_homme_etats_unis> # Défenseurs des droits de l'homme--États-Unis
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Défenseurs des droits de l'homme--États-Unis"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/37989911#Topic/juges_etats_unis> # Juges--États-Unis
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Juges--États-Unis"@fr ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/862721> # Civil rights workers
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Civil rights workers"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/984490> # Judges
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Judges"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/144945827> # United States. Supreme Court
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "United States. Supreme Court" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/52492199> # Thurgood Marshall
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1908" ;
    schema:deathDate "1993" ;
    schema:familyName "Marshall" ;
    schema:givenName "Thurgood" ;
    schema:name "Thurgood Marshall" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/84205020> # Juan Williams
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Williams" ;
    schema:givenName "Juan" ;
    schema:name "Juan Williams" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780812920284>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0812920287" ;
    schema:isbn "9780812920284" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780812932997>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0812932994" ;
    schema:isbn "9780812932997" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/606995200>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Thurgood Marshall." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/38354927> ; # Thurgood Marshall : American revolutionary
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.