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The making of a civil rights lawyer

by Michael Meltsner

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Published by University of Virginia Press in Charlottesville .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Meltsner, Michael, 1937-,
    • Lawyers -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Civil rights workers -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementMichael Meltsner.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF373.M456 A3 2006
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3408498M
      ISBN 100813925010
      LC Control Number2005024387

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In all, he argued 40 civil rights cases before the U.S Alma mater: Columbia College of Columbia .