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Lay Down with Dogs - 9780817312848

Un libro in lingua di Byron Woodfin edito da Univ of Alabama Pr, 2002

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On the morning of December 4, 1972, the small north Alabama town of Scottsboro was shaken when a bomb ripped through the car of a prominent attorney. What followed were two years of unyielding
investigation resulting in the arrest of the town's wealthiest landowner. The trial that followed pitted Bill Baxley, a young, ambitious Alabama attorney general, against the state's most prominent lawyers.

Lay Down with Dogs is the story of a small southern town as it makes the transition from an agrarian hamlet to progressive New South suburbia. It is also the story of a twisted but powerful character, bent on revenge, whose motive was as enigmatic as the man himself. And it is the story of a young prosecutor, willing to risk a promising political future in order to pursue his sense of justice.

This book is not only a well-researched account but also a fascinating story of crime, the court, and the many characters brought together at one time and in one place to participate--for good or evil--in an unforgettable drama.

Informazioni bibliografiche

  • Titolo del Libro in lingua: Lay Down with Dogs
  • Sottotitolo: Hugh Otis Bynum and the Scottsboro First Monday Bombing
  • Lingua: English
  • AutoreByron Woodfin
  • Editore: Univ of Alabama Pr
  • Collana: Univ of Alabama Pr (Paperback)
  • Data di Pubblicazione: 06 Novembre '02
  • Genere: HISTORY
  • Pagine: 248
  • Peso gr: 385
  • Dimensioni mm: 228 x 152 x 19
  • ISBN-10: 0817312846
  • EAN-13: 9780817312848