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Author Ortiz, Victoria, 1942- author.

Title Dissenter on the bench : Ruth Bader Ginsburg's life & work / by Victoria Ortiz.

Publication Info. New York : Clarion Books, [2019]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Chevy Chase Library Children's Non-fiction    j 92 Ginsburg,R ORT    Available
 GDL Montrose Library Children's Non-fiction    j 92 Ginsburg,R ORT    Available
 GDL Pacific Park Library Children's Non-fiction    j 92 Ginsburg,R ORT    Available
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2 copies being processed for GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction.
Description 199 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-192) and index.
Contents A teen takes her case to the Supreme Court -- Students have rights too -- Standing up for free expression -- Marriage rights, past and present -- Women working in "a man's world" -- Protecting all caregivers -- Strengthening the family unit -- Defending hard-won civil rights -- Women's rights are human rights -- Blazing a trail, leaving her mark.
Summary "The life and career of the fiercely principled Supreme Court Justice, now a popular icon, with dramatic accounts of her landmark cases that moved the needle on legal protection of human rights, illustrated with b/w archival photographs"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Ginsburg, Ruth Bader -- Juvenile literature.
United States. Supreme Court -- Officials and employees -- Juvenile literature.
Judges -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Women lawyers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Dissenting opinions -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Genre/Form Biographies.
ISBN 9780544973640 (hardback) $18.99
054497364X : $18.99

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