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Great Trials in History (High Noon Books)

by Betty Lou Kratoville

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  • 12 Currently reading

Published by High Noon Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language readers,
  • Social history,
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • English,
  • Children: Grades 4-6,
  • Teaching Methods & Materials - Reading,
  • Teaching Methods & Materials - Social Science,
  • Historical - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11175707M
    ISBN 100878798919
    ISBN 109780878798919
    OCLC/WorldCa26759904

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Loved this course. If you are a fan of true crime or law shows, this is an excellent overview of the most famous trials in history. Socrates trial to OJ's trial and a breakdown to why the jury decided what they did, how that affected our judicial system and the ways our world changed because of these trials/5.

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Detailed accounts of 34 of the great trials of history - including those of Socrates, Joan of Arc, the Salem Witch trials, Ned Kelly, Lizzie Borden, Nuremberg, Adolf Eichmann, Angela Davis - with the background of each trial, indictments, courtroom testimony.

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