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The brethren

Author: John Grisham
Publisher: New York : Doubleday, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In a federal prison, three former judges who call themselves "the brethren" meet in the law library to run a rougher form of justice inside their community and make some money, but when one of their scams derails, they are forced to confront the world of their own creation.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Mystery fiction
Legal stories
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John Grisham
ISBN: 0385497482 9780385497480 0385497466 9780385497466 0375409726 9780375409721 0712680012 9780712680011 0099280256 9780099280255 1876590211 9781876590215 0440236673 9780440236672
OCLC Number: 54083777
Awards: Winner of Whitaker Gold Book Award 2001.
Description: 366 p. ; 25 cm.
Responsibility: John Grisham.
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