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Who is Ruth Bader Ginsburg?

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"Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is famous for her stylish collars (called jabots) and her commanding dissents. This opera-loving New Yorker has always spoken her mind; as a young lawyer, RBG advocated for gender equality and women's rights when few others did. She gained attention for the cases she won when arguing in front of the Supreme Court, before taking her place on the bench in 1993. Author Patricia Brennan Demuth answers all the question about what makes RBG so notorious and irreplaceable"--

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Clifton Springs Library J Bio Ginsburg (Text)
Children's Biography
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781524793531
  • ISBN: 1524793531
  • ISBN: 9781524793548
  • ISBN: 152479354X
  • Physical Description: 106 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Penguin Workshop, 2019.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"An official WhoHQ book"--Cover.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 106).
Formatted Contents Note:
Who is Ruth Bader Ginsburg? -- An immigrant family -- A terrible secret -- Opposites attract -- Law school -- Changing times -- Landmark cases -- From lawyer to judge -- Oyez! Oyez! Oyez! -- "I dissent!" -- RBG today.
Summary, etc.:
"Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is famous for her stylish collars (called jabots) and her commanding dissents. This opera-loving New Yorker has always spoken her mind; as a young lawyer, RBG advocated for gender equality and women's rights when few others did. She gained attention for the cases she won when arguing in front of the Supreme Court, before taking her place on the bench in 1993. Author Patricia Brennan Demuth answers all the question about what makes RBG so notorious and irreplaceable"-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 8-12 Penguin Workshop
Subject: Ginsburg, Ruth Bader > Juvenile literature.
Ginsburg, Ruth Bader.
Women judges > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Women judges.
Women > Biography


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