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Scott Turow : a critical companion

Author: Andrew Macdonald; Gina Macdonald
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2005.
Series: Critical companions to popular contemporary writers.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Scott Turow is a novelist, lawyer, and humanist who has fused his two passions, writing and the law, to create challenging novels that raise significant legal issues and test the justice of present laws. In all of his books, Turow reveals the moral ambiguities that afflict both accuser and accused, and challenges his readers to reconsider their preconceived notions of justice. Beginning with One-L, his first  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Macdonald, Andrew, 1942-
Scott Turow.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2005
(DLC) 2004028233
(OCoLC)57169996
Named Person: Scott Turow; Scott Turow; Scott Turow; Scott Turow
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Macdonald; Gina Macdonald
ISBN: 0313014663 9780313014666
OCLC Number: 61773260
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 259 pages).
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: The life of Scott Turow: the making and shaping of a literary lawyer --
Scott Turow's literary heritage --
Presumed innocent (1987) --
The burden of proof (1990) --
Pleading guilty (1993) --
The laws of our fathers (1996) --
Personal injuries (1999) --
Reversible errors (2002) --
Conclusion : the staying power of Turow's canon.
Series Title: Critical companions to popular contemporary writers.
Responsibility: Andrew F. Macdonald and Gina Macdonald.

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Novelist, lawyer, and humanist Scott Turow has made the legal mystery a modern phenomenon, with books such as Presumed Innocent, Pleading Guilty, and Reversible Errors.  Read more...

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"One of a series of companions to popular literature, this volume focuses on six of Turow's best-selling novels. The introductory chapters provide a brief biography of the literary lawyer, as he is Read more...

 
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