Thurgood Marshall (Paperback)
|Author: Christine Taylor-Butler|
|In this book young readers will learn about Thurgood Marshall, who became the first African American appointed to the U.S. Supreme Court. Marshall, the great-grandson of a slave, was a lawyer who fought against segregation and won many court cases, including Brown v. Board of Education. Readers will learn about his education, rise in politics, and fight for equality for all people.|
From the Publisher:
Presents the life and career of the first African American to be a judge in the Supreme Court.