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The Trial

A History, from Socrates to O. J. Simpson

The Trial( )
Author: Kadri, Sadakat
ISBN:978-0-375-50550-8
Publication Date:Aug 2005
Publisher:Random House Publishing Group
Imprint:Random House
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $29.95
Book Description:

For as long as accuser and accused have faced each other in public, criminal trials have been establishing far more than who did what to whom–and in this fascinating book, Sadakat Kadri surveys four thousand years of courtroom drama. A brilliantly engaging writer, Kadri journeys from the silence of ancient Egypt’s Hall of the Dead to the clamor of twenty-first-century Hollywood to show how emotion and fear have inspired Western notions of justice–and the extent to...
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Book Details
Pages:480
Detailed Subjects: Law / Legal History
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.41 x 9.49 x 1.4 Inches
Book Weight:1.715 Pounds



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