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Wigs and wherefores : a biography of Michael Sherrard

Author: Linda Goldman; Michael Sherrard
Publisher: London : Wildy, Simmonds & Hill, 2008.
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This book provides a frank and entertaining account of Michael Sherrard's life in the law and also chronicles his major role in developing modern advocacy worldwide. Wherever the English common law  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Anecdotes
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Goldman, Linda.
Wigs and wherefores.
London : Wildy, Simmonds & Hill, 2008
(OCoLC)741990587
Named Person: Michael Sherrard
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Linda Goldman; Michael Sherrard
ISBN: 9780854900305 0854900306
OCLC Number: 276978183
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 418 pages : illustrations, portraits, photographs ; 24 cm
Contents: Illustrations Foreword A Foretaste Chapter 1: To begin at the beginning Chapter 2: Some childhood days Chapter 3: Down with drums Chapter 4: A change of career Chapter 5: Call day Chapter 6: A toe in the courtroom waters Chapter 7: Second step Chapter 8: Counsel's finkin' Chapter 9: A new area of work Chapter 10: Hare Court Chapter 11: Some tales of the fifties Chapter 12: Dr Strang Chapter 13: Dandy Kim Chapter 14: Some judges and jurors Chapter 15: A Windsor Knot Chapter 16: John Maude Chapter 17: Blood and guts Chapter 18: James Hanratty Chapter 19: DS Challenor Chapter 20: A taste of travel Chapter 21: Annie Richman Chapter 22: Dr Goswami Chapter 23: David Jacobs Chapter 24: Finery Chapter 25: A father's son Chapter 26: Cartoons in court Chapter 27: Pupils Chapter 28: Silk Chapter 29: John Bloom Chapter 30: Of men and boys Chapter 31: A boxing dinner Chapter 32: Tales from the Central Bank of India Chapter 33: Savundra Chapter 34: Peter Hain Chapter 35: A bomb and a blonde bombshell Chapter 36: Brown's blood Chapter 37: Impressing the judge Chapter 38: An eye for a tooth Chapter 39: Go East, Young Man Chapter 40: Playing the Recorder Chapter 41: John Stonehouse Chapter 42: Normansfield Chapter 42: The Call to the Bench Chapter 44: A sex scandal Chapter 45: Rhodesia Chapter 46: Jade Chapter 47: A widow's web Chapter 48: Gray days Chapter 49: Luxembourg Chapter 50: Maxwell Chapter 51: The missing millions Chapter 52: San Imperial Chapter 53: A bout of ill health Chapter 54: Summertimes Chapter 55: Carrian Chapter 56: How can the eggs Chapter 57: Heysel Chapter 58: High speed travel Chapter 59: Is Guinness good for you? Chapter 60: Two Wangs Chapter 61: Back to back in the East: Superstition and reality Chapter 62: The taste of Oslo Chapter 63: Spare the rod Chapter 64: East enders Chapter 65: Calling time at the Bar Chapter 66: Treasurer's trove Chapter 67: End of Part 1 Index
Responsibility: by Linda Goldman and Michael Sherrard.
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