Saturday, August 17, 2019


Vernellia Randall
Founder and Editor
Professor Emerita of Law
The University of Dayton School of Law

Article Index

III. Monographs and Books

A. Books

Aldred, Lisa, Thurgood Marshall, New York: Chelsea House, 1990.

Baines, Rae, Thurgood Marshall: Fight for Justice, Mahwah, N.J.: Troll Associates, 1993.

Bland, Randall W., Private Pressure on Public Law: The Legal Career of Justice Thurgood Marshall, 1934-1991, Rev. ed. Lanham, Md.: University Press of America, 1993.

Cavan, Semus, Thurgood Marshall and Equal Rights, Brookfield, Conn.: Millbrook Press, 1993.

Davis, Michael D. and Hunter R. Clark, Thurgood Marshall: Warrior at the Bar, Rebel on the Bench, New York: Carol Pub. Group, 1992.

Fenderson, Lewis H., Thurgood Marshall: Fighter for Justice. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1969.

Goldman, Roger and David Gallen, Thurgood Marshall: Justice for All. New York: Carroll & Graf, 1992.

Greene, Carol, Thurgood Marshall: First African-American Supreme Court Justice, Chicago: Childrens Press, 1991.

Haskins, James, Thurgood Marshall: A Life for Justice. New York: Holt & Co., 1992.

Hess, Debra, Thurgood Marshall: The Fight for Equal Justice, Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Silver Burdett Press, 1990.

Prentzes, G. S., Thurgood Marshall, New York: Chelsea Juniors, 1993.

Rowan, Carl T., Dream Makers, Dream Breakers: The World of Justice Thurgood Marshall, Boston: Little, Brown, 1993.

Tushnet, Mark V., Making Civil Rights Law: Thurgood Marshall and the Supreme Court, 1936-1961, New York: Oxford University Press [Forthcoming December, 1993].

Williams, Juan, Thurgood Marshall, New York: Random [Forthcoming].

Young, Margaret, The Picture Life of Thurgood Marshall. New York: Watts 1971.

B. Partials of Books

Abraham, Henry J., Justices and Presidents: A Political History of Appointments to the Supreme Court. 3d ed. New York: Oxford University Press, 1992.

Baum, Lawrence, The Supreme Court. 2d ed. Washington D.C.: CQ Press, 1985.

The Burger Court: The Counter-Revolution That Wasn't. Edited by Vincent Blasi. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1983.

Daniels, William J., “Justice Thurgood Marshall: The Race for Equal Justice,” in The Burger Court: Political and Judicial Profiles (Charles M. Lamb and Stephen C. Halpern, eds. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1991).

D'Emilio, John, The Civil Rights Struggle: Leaders in Profile. New York: Facts on File, 1979. Thurgood Marshall: 100-104.

Fullen, M. K., Pathblazers: Eight People Who Made A Difference. Seattle, Wash.: Open Hand Publishers, 1992.

Gaulb, Arthur L., The Burger Court, 1968-1984. New York: Associated Faculty Press, Inc., 1986.

Jackson, Percival E., Dissent in the Supreme Court: A Chronology. Norman, Ok.: University of Oklahoma Press, 1969.

Kluger, Richard, Simple Justice: The History of Brown v. Board of Education and Black America's Struggle for Equality. New York: Knopf, 1976.

Kohlmeier, Louis M., Jr., “God Save This Honorable Court!”. New York: Scribner's, 1972.

MacKenzie, John P., “Thurgood Marshall,” in The Justices of the United States Supreme Court 1789-1978: Their Lives and Major Opinions. (Friedman, Leon, comp., New York: Chelsea House 1978).

McNeil, Genna Rae, Groundwork: Charles Hamilton Houston and the Struggle for Civil Rights. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1983.

O'Brien, David M., Storm Center: The Supreme Court in American Politics. 2d ed. New York: Norton, 1990.

Redding, Jay Saunders, The Lonesome Road: The Story of the Negro's Part in America. Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday, 1958.

Rosen, Paul L., The Supreme Court and Social Science. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1972.

Speer, Hugh W., “Thurgood Marshall and His Friends: Perspectives and Personalities” in The Case of the Century: A Historical and Social Perspective on Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka, with Present and Future Implications. Kansas City: University of Missouri-Kansas City, 1968.

“Thurgood Marshall,” in Encyclopedia of the American Constitution (Leonard W. Levy, ed., New York: MacMillan 1986 & 1992).

Tushnet, Mark V., The NAACP's Legal Strategy Against Segregated Education, 1925-1950. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1987.

Ware, Gilbert, William Hastie: Grace Under Pressure. New York: Oxford University Press, 1984.