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Fight of the century: writers reflect on 100 years of landmark ACLU cases

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Fight of the Century shows how throughout American history, pivotal legal battles, fought primarily by underdogs and their lawyers, have advanced civil rights and social justice. The ACLU has been integral in this process. The essays range from personal memoir to narrative history, each shedding light on the work of one remarkable organization as it shaped a country.
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Brooks, Geraldine.
Chabon, Michael,
Chabon, Michael.
Gyasi, Yaa.
Handler, Daniel.
Nguyen, Viet Thanh, 1971-
Okazaki, Steven.
Patchett, Ann.
Pava, Sergio de la.
Waldman, Ayelet,
Woodson, Jacqueline.
authorMichael Chabon
author2-roleBennett, Brit.West Virginia State Board of Education v. Barnette (1943).
Brooks, Geraldine.Terminiello v. City of Chicago (1949).
Chabon, Michael,editor.
Chabon, Michael.United States v. One book called "Ulysses" (1933).
Gyasi, Yaa.Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka (1954).
Handler, Daniel.Hannegan v. Esquire (1946).
Nguyen, Viet Thanh,1971-Stromberg v. California (1931).
Okazaki, Steven.Korematsu v. United States (1944).
Patchett, Ann.Edwards v. California (1941).
Pava, Sergio de la.Gideon v. Wainwright (1963).
Waldman, Ayelet,editor.
Woodson, Jacqueline.Powell v. Alabama (1932) and Patterson v. Alabama (1935).
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subject_facetAmerican Civil Liberties Union
Civil rights -- United States -- Cases
Essays
title_displayFight of the century : writers reflect on 100 years of landmark ACLU cases
title_fullFight of the Century Writers Reflect on 100 Years of Landmark ACLU Cases
Fight of the century : writers reflect on 100 years of landmark ACLU cases / edited by Michael Chabon & Ayelet Waldman
title_shortFight of the century
title_subwriters reflect on 100 years of landmark ACLU cases
topic_facetCases
Civil rights
Essays
History
Literary Criticism
Nonfiction
Politics