Suggested Videos and Reading:
Elwood, William A., Producer/Director. The Road to Brown. San Francisco: California Newsreel, 1990. 47 minutes.
Kuebler, Edward J. "Desegregation of the University of Maryland," Maryland Historical Magazine, vol. 71, no. 1, pp. 37-49.
Kluger, Richard. Simple Justice: The History of Brown v. Board of Education and Black America's Struggle for Equality. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1975.
McNeil, Genna Rae. Groundwork. Charles Hamilton Houston and the Struggle for Civil Rights. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1983.
Patterson, James T. Brown v. Board of Education. A Civil Rights Milestone and Its Troubled Legacy. New York: Oxford University Press, 2001.
Riggs, Marlon, Producer/Director. Ethnic Notions. San Francisco: Reolution Inc./California Newsreel, 1987. 56 minutes.
Rowan, Carl Thomas. Dream Makers, Dream Breakers: The World of Justice Thurgood Marshall. Boston: Little, Brown & Co., 1993.
Shnayerson, Robert. The Illustrated History of the Supreme Court of the United States. New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1986.
Tushnet, Mark V. Making Civil Rights Law. Thurgood Marshall and the Supreme Court, 1936-1961. New York: Oxford University Press, 1994.
Watson, Denton L. Lion in the Lobby. Clarence Mitchell, Jr.'s Struggle for the Passage of Civil Rights Laws. New York: William Morrow and Company, Inc., 1990.
Wilkinson III, J. Harvie. From Brown to Bakke. The Supreme Court and School Integration: 1954-1978. New York: Oxford University Press, 1979.
Williams, Juan. Thurgoood Marshall: American Revolutionary. New York: Three Rivers Press, 2000. (see: http://www.thurgoodmarshall.com/home.htm)
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