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    • Young Thurgood

    • The Making of a Supreme Court Justice
    • By: Larry Gibson
    • Narrated by: Vince Bailey
    • Length: 10 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 11
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 10
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      4 out of 5 stars 11

    Thurgood Marshall was the most important American lawyer of the 20th century. He transformed the nation's legal landscape by challenging the racial segregation that had relegated millions to second-class citizenship. He won 29 of 33 cases before the United States Supreme Court, was a federal appeals court judge, served as the US solicitor general, and, for 24 years, sat on the Supreme Court. Marshall is best known for achievements after he relocated to New York in 1936 to work for the NAACP.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • An engaging Biography

    • By Jean on 08-02-14

    Regular price: $24.95