Books tagged: brown v board of education

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Unanimous Verdict
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 138,320. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A young black man is hanged in Washington, D.C. in 1954 shortly before the Supreme Court rules on the school desegregation cases. His mother hires a young, callow white detective to solve the case. He quickly hooks up with two much different black men. They solve the case, change history and change their own attitudes about race in this entertaining novel that may challenge your notions, too.
The Pine Bluff Project
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,480. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
In 1957, racial tension in the state capital at a fever pitch over the integration of Central High, a deformed despot and his gang of fervent segregationists terrorize blacks in Pine Bluff, AR into swearing allegiance to "separate but equal." When the mob begins bullying even white passive supporters of integration, citizens of both races put aside longstanding prejudices to unite for revenge.
Thurgood Marshall: His Triumph in Brown, His Years on the Supreme Court by Hunter R. Clark and Michael D. Davis
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 90,650. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2016 by jmmd48. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color, Nonfiction » History » North America
Named to the Supreme Court in 1967, Thurgood Marshall became one of the great liberal justices, and served with Chief Justice Earl Warren. More than a story of a colorful man, this insightful biography examines Marshall's judicial views on some of the most sensitive and politically charged social issues of our time — abortion, capital punishment, women's rights and affirmative action.