By George Dekle
Dispelling universal myths and misunderstandings, this e-book presents a desirable and traditionally actual portrayal of the 1858 Almanac Trial that establishes either Lincoln's personality and his enormous skills as a tribulation lawyer.
• Written from the hugely knowledgeable and skilled viewpoint of a veteran felony trial legal professional who has investigated, prosecuted, and defended hundreds of thousands of homicide cases
• provides actual info collected from the main major letters, statements, and interviews of the members within the trial and cites the particular court docket checklist, permitting readers to differentiate truth from fantasy and lore
• Explains how a fictional account of the trial got here to be believed as truth and proves that the parable of the cast almanac used to be a libel invented by way of those that sought to learn from the lie
• Appeals to Lincoln students and trial legal professionals in addition to any reader with an curiosity in American heritage or actual crime
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