With Grit and by Grace: Breaking Trails in Politics and Law, a Memoir

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In the 1950s, Betty Roberts did what most of her contemporaries considered audacious and inappropriate when she returned to college as a 32-year-old wife and mother. This was only the start of Roberts lifetime commitment to overcoming obstacles to womens equality. With Grit and By Grace follows Betty Roberts rise from a Depressionera childhood on the Texas plains to become a teacher, lawyer, state legislator, candidate for governor, and eventually Oregons first woman Supreme Court Justice. In this memoir, Justice Roberts ...

With Grit and by Grace: Breaking Trails in Politics and Law, a Memoir 2008, Oregon State University Press

ISBN-13: 9780870711992

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