Clarence Thomas: A Biography

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Encounter Books, Jan 1, 2001 - Biography & Autobiography - 661 pages
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In this unauthorized biography, the most authoritative ever written about the controversial Supreme Court Justice, Andrew Peyton Thomas (no relation) explores Clarence Thomas' remarkable rise from a childhood of poverty in segregated Georgia to the nation's highest court. In his attempt to understand what drives the elusive and sometimes enigmatic Justice, the author located and conducted the first-ever interview with Clarence Thomas' father, as well as interviews with his mother, sister, and other relatives and friends.

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Clarence Thomas is someone you think you know, but actually reading through this biography, written by his son with remarkable evenhandedness, makes you realize how really little you know about this ... Read full review


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About the author (2001)

Thomas graduated from Harvard Law School. He is the district attorney of Maricopa County in Arizona. He lives in Phoenix, Arizona.

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