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Anatomy of a murder

Author: Robert Traver
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, [©1958]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this 1950s courtroom classic based on a real case, a small-town Michigan lawyer takes on a difficult case against a big-city prosecutor: the defense of a young Army lieutenant accused of murdering the local tavern owner who he believes raped his wife. A gripping, envelope-pushing courtroom potboiler, Anatomy of a Murder was groundbreaking for the frankness of its discussion of sex.
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Genre/Form: Legal fiction (Literature)
Fiction
Mystery fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Traver, Robert, 1903-1991.
Anatomy of a murder.
New York, St. Martin's Press [©1958]
(OCoLC)654475978
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Traver
OCLC Number: 176267
Description: 437 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Robert Traver.

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In this 1950s courtroom classic based on a real case, a small-town Michigan lawyer takes on a difficult case against a big-city prosecutor: the defense of a young Army lieutenant accused of murdering the local tavern owner who he believes raped his wife. A gripping, envelope-pushing courtroom potboiler, Anatomy of a Murder was groundbreaking for the frankness of its discussion of sex.

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