Chicago, Ill. : American Bar Association, 2007.
xix, 422 pages ; 23 cm
Formatted Contents Note
The king who lost his head : the trial of Charles I James Wilson : an unknown American founder The 1798 Sedition Act : president's party prosecutes press Signed, sealed, but not delivered : Marbury v. Madison Justice Benjamin Curtis and Dred Scott The long, strange case of Dr. Samuel Mudd : the Lincoln assassination The unusual Judah P. Benjamin The life and death of George Wythe : "I am murdered" The trial of Levi Weeks : Hamilton and Burr for the defense Wild Bill Hickok : the two trials of Jack McCall Justice Stephen Field, Justice David Terry, and Sarah Althea Hill Mountain Meadows massacre A punctuation mark : Rex v. Casement The spelling game : Russell's cross-examination of Pigott Hans Frank : Hitler's lawyer The Ardeatine caves Massacre at Oradour-sur-Glane Exodus : the trial Zigzag : the sinking of the USS Indianapolis Schumann v. Wieck : the battle for Clara Whistler v. Ruskin : a question of art Sir Edward Carson cross-examines Oscar Wilde United States of America against one book entitled Ulysses by James Joyce Pride and prejudice : the dark side of Henry Ford Rosa Parks : an American icon.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.