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- Chicago Review Press 2016; US$ 26.99
In the tradition of bestselling legal memoirs from Johnnie Cochran, F. Lee Bailey, Gerry Spence, and Alan Dershowitz, John Henry Browne's memoir, The Devil's Defender, recounts his tortuous education in what it means to be an advocate?and a human being. For the last four decades, Browne has defended the indefensible. From Facebook folk hero "the Barefoot... more...
- University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division 2006; Not Available
This fascinating study offers an intimate look at personalities ranging from prime ministers to members of the bench and both senior levels of government. more...
- University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division 2005; Not Available
Based on over ten years of archival research, Richard A. Davies's scholarly biography of Haliburton is the first since 1924. It is an engaging examination of a controversial and contradictory Canadian writer and significant figure in the history of pre-confederation Nova Scotia. more...
- HarperCollins 2009; US$ 11.99
Clarence Thomas, the youngest and most controversial member of the Supreme Court, could become the longest-serving justice in history, influencing American law for decades to come. Who is this enigmatic man? And what does he believe in? Judging Thomas tells the remarkable story of Clarence Thomas's improbable journey from hardscrabble beginnings... more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2009; US$ 24.95
The first full-scale biography in twenty-five years of one of the most important and distinguished justices to sit on the Supreme Court?a book that reveals Louis D. Brandeis the reformer, lawyer, and jurist, and Brandeis the man, in all of his complexity, passion, and wit. A huge and galvanizing biography, a revelation of one man?s effect on American... more...
- HarperCollins 2010; US$ 17.99
?A delightful romp through the theatrical courtrooms, seedy back alleys, and elegant parlors of Gilded Age New York.? ?James McGrath Morris, author of Pulitzer: A Life in Politics, Print, and Power ?Only Dickens could have done more with this fabulously rich material. Terrific stuff.? ?Eric Homberger, author of Mrs. Astor's New York Cait Murphy,... more...
- De Gruyter 2011; US$ 158.31
Die Ideengeschichte der deutschsprachigen Zivilrechtswissenschaften hat nicht wirklich Konjunktur. Dennoch tut solch eine Ideengeschichte Not: für eine Besinnung auf das Gesamtbild in den deutschsprachigen Rechtswissenschaften selbst, jedoch durchaus auch, um ein Bild der deutschsprachigen Zivilrechtswissenschaften hinauszutragen nach... more...
- I.B.Tauris 2009; US$ 49.00
Sir Oliver Popplewell became, in his own words, officially ?judicially senile? after a distinguished career at the Bar, as a High court judge specialising in defamation, arbitration and sports law - an appropriate niche for a Cambridge cricket Blue. And in public life he achieved prominence as chairman of important public enquiries such as the Bradford... more...
- Hardie Grant Books 2007; US$ 14.95
From 1975 to 2001, Andrew Fraser was a leading criminal solicitor with a successful national practice. And then it all went horribly wrong. In 1999 he was charged with being knowingly concerned with the importation of a commercial quantity of cocaine. Fraser pleaded guilty to a charge of possessing and to using cocaine over a period of time. He also... more...