Famous trials in history / Elisabeth A. Cawthon

Author(s): Cawthon, Elisabeth A., 1957-
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Subjects: Trials
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : Facts On File, c2012
Series: Facts on File library of world history
Facts on File library of world history
LC Classification: K
Physical Description: xv, 463 p. ; 25 cm
Notes: LCCN: 2010047037
ISBN: 9780816081677 (alk. paper)
ISBN: 0816081670 (alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 439-440) and index
Summary: "Famous Trials in History collects 100 significant legal trials from time periods and places ranging from Socrates in classical Greece and Joan of Arc in medieval France to Saddam Hussein in modern Iraq. Each entry includes the trial's key issues, a history of the case, a summary of arguments, the verdict, the significance of the case, and readings for further study."--P. [4] of cover
OCLC Number: 679924980
ISBN/ISSN: 9780816081677