The Resource Crusader for justice : federal judge Damon J. Keith, compiled, written, and edited by Peter J. Hammer and Trevor W. Coleman ; foreword by Mitch Albom., (ebook)

Crusader for justice : federal judge Damon J. Keith, compiled, written, and edited by Peter J. Hammer and Trevor W. Coleman ; foreword by Mitch Albom., (ebook)

Label
Crusader for justice : federal judge Damon J. Keith
Title
Crusader for justice
Title remainder
federal judge Damon J. Keith
Statement of responsibility
compiled, written, and edited by Peter J. Hammer and Trevor W. Coleman ; foreword by Mitch Albom.
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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Hammer, Peter J
Dewey number
347.732
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
KF373.K44
LC item number
H36 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Coleman, Trevor W
  • NC Live e-Pub Central
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Keith, Damon J.
  • United States
  • Judges
  • African American judges
  • Lawyers
  • African American lawyers
Label
Crusader for justice : federal judge Damon J. Keith, compiled, written, and edited by Peter J. Hammer and Trevor W. Coleman ; foreword by Mitch Albom., (ebook)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/cmlibrary-ebooks/detail.action?docID=3416582
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Humble roots: the lawyer and the janitor -- The early education of Damon J. Keith -- College life: West Virginia State College -- "The finest man I've ever known" -- 1943: war in the streets/war overseas -- Howard University School of Law: the West Point of civil rights -- Leaping the bar -- Rachel -- Taking a chance: life as a young lawyer -- A room on the second floor: rebuilding Detroit's NAACP -- "Get out on your own": how Damon Keith became his own start-up -- A leader emerges: from Jack Kennedy to Willie Horton -- Detroit 1967: the fire this time -- Approaching the bench: the long and winding politics of becoming a judge -- Into the maelstrom: busing in Pontiac -- Housing in Hamtramck and discrimination at Detroit Edison -- Taking on the Nixon White House: the Keith case -- Affirmative action in the Detroit Police Department -- "Tell him Thurgood's on the line" -- "Here, boy, park this car" -- Strange bedfellows: Damon Keith and Clarence Thomas -- Swimming upstream: ideological and political shifts in the courts -- "Democracies die behind closed doors" -- The Keith law clerk family -- Friends along the way: from Rosa to Russia -- "I don't work on your plantation!": speaking out, standing strong -- Crusader for justice: into the sunset
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (369 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780814338469
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Other physical details
illustrations
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • EBC3416582
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3416582
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL3416582
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10836368
  • (CaONFJC)MIL835310
  • (OCoLC)874160754
Label
Crusader for justice : federal judge Damon J. Keith, compiled, written, and edited by Peter J. Hammer and Trevor W. Coleman ; foreword by Mitch Albom., (ebook)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/cmlibrary-ebooks/detail.action?docID=3416582
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Humble roots: the lawyer and the janitor -- The early education of Damon J. Keith -- College life: West Virginia State College -- "The finest man I've ever known" -- 1943: war in the streets/war overseas -- Howard University School of Law: the West Point of civil rights -- Leaping the bar -- Rachel -- Taking a chance: life as a young lawyer -- A room on the second floor: rebuilding Detroit's NAACP -- "Get out on your own": how Damon Keith became his own start-up -- A leader emerges: from Jack Kennedy to Willie Horton -- Detroit 1967: the fire this time -- Approaching the bench: the long and winding politics of becoming a judge -- Into the maelstrom: busing in Pontiac -- Housing in Hamtramck and discrimination at Detroit Edison -- Taking on the Nixon White House: the Keith case -- Affirmative action in the Detroit Police Department -- "Tell him Thurgood's on the line" -- "Here, boy, park this car" -- Strange bedfellows: Damon Keith and Clarence Thomas -- Swimming upstream: ideological and political shifts in the courts -- "Democracies die behind closed doors" -- The Keith law clerk family -- Friends along the way: from Rosa to Russia -- "I don't work on your plantation!": speaking out, standing strong -- Crusader for justice: into the sunset
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (369 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780814338469
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Other physical details
illustrations
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • EBC3416582
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3416582
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL3416582
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10836368
  • (CaONFJC)MIL835310
  • (OCoLC)874160754

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