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- HarperCollins 2015; US$ 14.99
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER ?The authors make this unassuming, most studious woman come pulsing to life. . . . Notorious RBG may be a playful project, but it asks to be read seriously. . . . That I responded so personally to it is a testimony to [its] storytelling and panache.?? Jennifer Senior, New York Times Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader... more...
- Primento Digital Publishing 2015; US$ 2.99
Extrait : "Maximilien Marie-Isidore-Robespierre est né à Arras le 6 mai 1758 de Maximilien-Barthélémy-François, avocat au conseil d'Artois, et de Jacqueline-Marguerite Carraut. Il fut tenu sur les fonts sacrés de l'église de Saint-Aubert par Maximilien de Robespierre, son grand-père, et par Marguerite Cornu, sa grand-mère du côté maternel, et baptisé... more...
- University Press of Mississippi 2013; US$ 35.00
As a federal prosecutor in Mississippi for over thirty years, John Hailman worked with federal agents, lawyers, judges, and criminals of every stripe. In From Midnight to Guntown , he recounts amazing trials and bad guy antics from the darkly humorous to the needlessly tragic. In addition to bank robbers--generally the dumbest criminals--Hailman... more...
- The University of North Carolina Press 2009; US$ 39.99
The first woman judge in the state of North Carolina and the first woman in the United States to be elected chief justice of a state supreme court, Susie Marshall Sharp (1907-1996) broke new ground for women in the legal profession. When she retired in 1979, she left a legacy burnished by her tireless pursuit of lucidity in the law, honesty in judges,... more...
- Oxford University Press 2008; US$ 49.99
In Lawyers in the Dock , Richard L. Abel examines accounts of disciplined New York lawyers, whose vivid, compelling dramas breathe life into the ethical rules governing the legal profession. Abel identifies ways to devise better strategies for restoring trust in lawyers, a prerequisite for an effectively functioning justice system. This book is... more...
- University of Alabama Press 2016; US$ 54.95
This first comprehensive biography of Thomas Goode Jones records the life of a man whose political career reflects the fascinating and unsettled history of Alabama and the Deep South at the turn of the twentieth century. Often overshadowed by the pharaonic antebellum period, the Civil War, and the luminous heights of the civil rights movement,... more...
- Simon & Schuster 2001; US$ 14.00
QUESTION: How many lawyers does it take to finish the roof of a two-thousand-square-foot house with dormers? ANSWER: Depends on how thin you slice them. Lawyers, and, more to the point, lawyer stories, have been sliced, diced, and presented for consumption for centuries. Ever since Dick the Butcher suggested in Shakespeare's Henry VI Part 2 ... more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2005; US$ 16.95
David Boies, the star trial lawyer in a country obsessed with legal drama, proves endlessly fascinating in this compulsively readable account of his extraordinary career.A man of almost superhuman accomplishment, Boies argued a string of headline-making cases before being catapulted to international prominence when he represented Al Gore before the... more...
- Crown/Archetype 2006; US$ 15.99
From prosecuting (and defending) murderers in the Bronx to handling the public and private problems of Manhattan?s elite, Mouthpiece recounts the colorful adventures of New York City?s ultimate legal operator. ?In the pages before us, the Counselor tells a saga?s worth of tales of the city. As the saying goes, he?s got a million of them.? ?... more...