George Dekle's Abraham Lincoln's Most Famous Case: The Almanac Trial PDF

By George Dekle

ISBN-10: 1440830495

ISBN-13: 9781440830495

Dispelling universal myths and misunderstandings, this ebook offers a desirable and traditionally actual portrayal of the 1858 Almanac Trial that establishes either Lincoln's personality and his massive skills as a tribulation lawyer.

• Written from the hugely proficient and skilled viewpoint of a veteran legal trial attorney who has investigated, prosecuted, and defended hundreds of thousands of homicide cases

• offers exact details collected from the main major letters, statements, and interviews of the members within the trial and cites the particular courtroom checklist, permitting readers to differentiate truth from delusion and lore

• Explains how a fictional account of the trial got here to be believed as truth and proves that the parable of the solid almanac used to be a libel invented by means of those that sought to benefit from the lie

• Appeals to Lincoln students and trial attorneys in addition to any reader with an curiosity in American historical past or precise crime

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