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Literature of the Law
By Brian Harris

The Literature of the Law

A Thoughtful Entertainment for Lawyres and Others

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Literature of the Law by Brian Harris

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The Literature of the Law brings together examples of the very best in judicial pronouncements over four centuries and two continents. Assembled into themes, such as life and death deicisions, freedom of speech and the protection of minorities, they form a fascinating summary of the law's interaction with society. The Literature of the Law also paints an intriguing and sometimes humorous picture of the lawyer's life in and out of court, illustrating with examples some of the different styles of advocacy. The text is stripped of legal references, which might get in the way of the general reader, and is finished with a number of line illustrations of legal London.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781854317339
ISBN-10: 1854317334
Format: Paperback
(223mm x 145mm x 18mm)
Pages: 358
Imprint: Blackstone Press Ltd
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publish Date: 1-May-1998
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Brian Harris

Brian Harris is a QC with many years experience in the criminal courts. He is presently a consultant on regulatory and professional conduct matters.

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