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Ruth Bader Ginsburg : a life / Jane Sherron de Hart.

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  • 28 of 39 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria B GIN (Text) 37521530906967 AMPL Adult New Nonfiction Shelf Checked out 01/30/2019
Benton Co PL - Fowler B GINSBURG (Text) 34044000959831 Adult Biography Available -
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola B GINSBURG R (Text) 33118000186510 Adult: New Book Available -
Clinton PL - Clinton B GINSBURG (Text) 36806002090304 NEW ITEMS Available -
Coatesville-Clay Twp PL - Coatesville B GINSBURG (Text) 78321000028318 Adult Biography Available -
Covington-Veedersburg PL - Covington 920 GIN (Text) 32572000612481 CVBPLC Adult Nonfiction Checked out 02/04/2019
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville B Gin (Text) 32604000205449 DCTPLD AD New Books Available -
Eckhart PL - Auburn Plaza BIO GINSBURG ruth bader (Text) 840191002530141 Auburn Plaza - New Adult Nonfiction Available -
Fayette Co PL - Connersville B GINSBURG (Text) 39230031913708 Adult New Books Available -
Franklin Co PL Dist. - Brookville PL B GIN (Text) 38217000628848 Biographies Checked out 01/18/2019
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  • ISBN: 9781400040483
  • ISBN: 1400040485
  • Physical Description: xviii, 723 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2018.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages [547]-694) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Preface: An American icon -- Part 1: Becoming Ruth. Celia's daughter ; Cornell and Marty ; Learning the law on male turf ; Sailing in "uncharted waters" ; The making of a feminist advocate ; Seizing the moment -- Part II: Mounting a campaign. A first breakthrough ; Setting up shop and strategy ; Part III: Learning under fire. "The case that got away" ; A "near great leap forward" ; Coping with a setback -- Part IV: Moving forward. Getting back on track ; Moving forward on shifting political ground -- Part V: Becoming judge and justice. An unexpected cliff-hanger ; The 107th justice ; Mother of the regiment ; "I cannot agree" -- Part VI: Standing firm. Persevering in hard times ; Losing Marty and leading with the minority ; Race matters ; The right thing to do ; A hobbled court ; An election and a presidency like no other -- Epilogue: Legacy.
Summary, etc.:
"The life and legal career of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Ginsburg, Ruth Bader.
Women judges > United States > Biography.
Judges > United States > Biography.
United States. Supreme Court > Officials and employees.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Lawyers & Judges.
LAW / Constitutional.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Women's Studies.
Genre: Biographies.

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