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Williamson, Ronald Keith 1953-2004

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Works: 22 works in 160 publications in 20 languages and 11,503 library holdings
Genres: Trials, litigation, etc  Biography  Case studies  Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Psychological fiction  Christmas stories  Baseball stories  Football stories  True crime stories 
Classifications: KF224.W5535, 345.76602523
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Publications about Ronald Keith Williamson
Most widely held works about Ronald Keith Williamson
    The innocent man : murder and injustice in a small town by John Grisham( Book )
    108 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 9,463 libraries worldwide
    Presents the real-life case of Ron Williamson, a mentally ill former baseball player who was wrongfully convicted and sentenced to death for the 1982 murder of a 21-year-old woman in his Oklahoma hometown
    The innocent man : murder and injustice in a small town by John Grisham( Sound Recording )
    29 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 1,006 libraries worldwide
    The story of Ron Williamson's prosecution for rape and murder and how some people think that he was unjustly tried. He was ultimately sent to death row and Grisham warns: If you believe that in America you are innocent until prove guilty, this book will shock you. If you believe in the deal penalty, this book will disturb you. If you believe the criminal justice system is fair, this book will infuriate you
    Journey toward justice by Dennis Fritz( Book )
    2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 473 libraries worldwide
    Dennis Fritz was an ordinary middle-aged man leading an ordinary life, when, on May 8, 1987, he was on his way to jail on charges of rape and murder. An overzealous prosecutor bent on winning relied on flimsy circumstantial evidence and Dennis was convicted and sentenced to life in prison while his co-defendant, Ronnie Williamson was sentenced to death. After twelve years of incarceration, with the help of Barry Scheck of the Innocence Project, and DNA testing, Dennis and Ronnie were exonerated and the real killer is found guilty. On April 15, 1999, Dennis and Ronnie walk free from prison
    De gevangene by John Grisham( Book )
    1 edition published in 2006 in Dutch and held by 56 libraries worldwide
    Waargebeurd verhaal over een strafproces in de Verenigde Staten, waarbij vier mannen wegens twee moorden op jonge vrouwen tot de doodstraf werden veroordeeld, terwijl het bewijsmateriaal hun onschuld overtuigend aantoonde
    Nevinovnyĭ by John Grisham( Book )
    2 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in Russian and held by 42 libraries worldwide
    John Grisham's first work of nonfiction
    Nguoi vo toi by John Grisham( Book )
    1 edition published in 2010 in Vietnamese and held by 6 libraries worldwide
    L'accusé by John Grisham( Book )
    1 edition published in 2007 in French and held by 6 libraries worldwide
    Rrun fait divers, Grisham démonte la mécanique policière et judiciaire qui a conduit un innocent jusqu'au couloir de la mort. En 1982, Debbie Carter est violée et assassinée. Les indices conduisent à un ancien ami de lycée, mais c'est Williamson, un ancien joueur de base-ball devenu alcoolique, qui sera arrêté et condamné 5 ans plus tard. L'usage des tests ADN se répand et 12 ans plus tard
    Der Gefangene by John Grisham( Book )
    2 editions published in 2006 in German and held by 5 libraries worldwide
    Eines Morgens wird Debbie Carter vergewaltigt und erwürgt in ihrer Wohnung aufgefunden. Sechs Jahre später werden Ron Williamson und sein Freund Dennis Fritz aufgrund einer Falschaussage der Tat bezichtigt. Williamson wird zum Tode, Fritz zu lebenslanger Haft verurteilt. Beide beteuern ihre Unschuld. Elf Jahre verbringt Williamson unter grausamen und entwürdigenden Haftbedingungen in der Todeszelle. Kurz vor der Hinrichtung zeigt eine DNA-Untersuchung, dass weder Fritz noch Williamson die Tat begangen haben können. Sie werden freigesprochen. Der wahre Täter, damaliger Hauptbelastungszeuge der Anklage, wird wenig später verhaftet. Fünf Jahre nach seiner Freilassung stirbt Ron Williamson an den Folgen der Haft
    Mard mʻaṣūm by John Grisham( Book )
    1 edition published in 2008 in Persian and held by 4 libraries worldwide
    Mujitsu by John Grisham( Book )
    1 edition published in 2008 in Japanese and held by 3 libraries worldwide
    He historia henos athōou by John Grisham( Book )
    1 edition published in 2007 in Greek, Modern [1453- ] and held by 3 libraries worldwide
    In the major-league draft of 1971, the first player chosen from the State of Oklahoma was Ron Williamson. When he signed with the Oakland A's, he said goodbye to his hometown of Ada and left to pursue his dreams of big league glory." "Six years later he was back, his dreams broken by a bad arm and bad habits - drinking, drugs, and women. He began to show signs of mental illness. Unable to keep a job, he moved in with his mother and slept twenty hours a day on her sofa." "In 1982, a twenty-one-year-old cocktail waitress in Ada named Debra Sue Carter was raped and murdered, and for five years the police could not solve the crime. For reasons that were never clear, they suspected Ron Williamson and his friend Dennis Fritz. The two were finally arrested in 1987 and charged with capital murder
    Den oskyldige mannen : mord och orättvisa i en småstad by John Grisham( Book )
    1 edition published in 2008 in Swedish and held by 2 libraries worldwide
    The innocent man (C) by John Grisham( Book )
    1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
    Dateline NBC ( visu )
    1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
    Six segments from the television newsmagazine Dateline NBC present the story behind John Grisham's 2006 book "The Innocent Man", an exploration of small town justice gone awry
    Az ártatlan ember : gyilkosság és törvénytelenség egy kisvárosban by John Grisham( Book )
    1 edition published in 2006 in Hungarian and held by 1 library worldwide
    The innocent man : [large print book discussion kit] : murder and injustice in a small town by John Grisham( visu )
    1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
    In 1982, a twenty-one-year-old cocktail waitress was raped and murdered in Ada, Oklahoma. Five years later, a former Oakland A's pitcher and his friend were arrested for the crime, convicted, and sentenced. Grisham examines the impact police misconduct, DNA analysis, and the death penalty had on the case
    Chaph mipesha by John Grisham( Book )
    1 edition published in 2007 in Hebrew and held by 1 library worldwide
    Book Club Kit by John Grisham( Book )
    1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
    Presents the real-life case of Ron Williamson, a mentally ill former baseball player who was wrongfully convicted and sentenced to death for the 1982 murder of a 21-year-old woman in his Oklahoma hometown
    Binge reading collection by John Grisham( Book )
    1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
    The innocent man (10 CDS) : murder and injustice in a small town by John Grisham( Sound Recording )
    1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Ron Williamson Amerikaans honkballer (1953-2004)
Ron Williamson amerikanischer Baseballspieler und zu Unrecht verurteilter Mörder
Ron Williamson joueur de base-ball américain
Ronald Keith Williamson giocatore di baseball statunitense
Ronald Williamson
Williamson, Ron 1953-2004
Williamson, Ronnie 1953-2004
Уильямсон, Рон
רון ויליאמסון
רון ויליאמסון שחקן בייסבול אמריקאי
ران ویلیامسون بازیکن بیسبال آمریکایی
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