Blaustein, Albert P., and Clarence Clyde Fergeson, Jr.,
Desegregation and the Law: The Meaning and Effect of the School Segregation Cases
. (New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 1957). Excellent resource on history of desegregation.
Kluger, Richard. Simple Justice:
The History of Brown v. Board of Education and Black America’s Struggle for Equality
. (New York: Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., 1976). Great resource on history of desegregation, a must read. This book also contains pictures of the mayor participants in all five cases argued under Brown.
Logan, Rayford W.,
Howard University: The First Hundred Years. 1867-1967
. (New York: New York University Press, 1968). Excellent resource on Howard University and its role in fighting segregation.
Morris, Arval A.,
The Constitution and American Public Education
. (Durham, North Carolina: Carolina Academic Press, 1989). Excellent source for cases involving schools and segregation. Contains Brown I and II.
Peltason, J. W.
Fifty-eight Lonely Men: Southern Federal Judges and School Desegregation
. (New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, 1961). Gives an excellent account of struggle Southern judges encountered in attempting to implement desegregation order.
Wilkinson, J. Harvie III.
From Brown to Bakke: The Supreme Court and School Integration: 1954-1978
. (New York: Oxford University Press, 1979). Explores Brown I and II and discusses the use of busing in several communities and the reaction.
Ziegler, Benjamin Munn, ed.,
Desegregation and the Supreme Court: Problems in American Civilization
. (Boston: D.C. Heath and Company, 1958). Series of articles by various authors providing background on segregation, the Brown decisions and reaction to Brown.