Gideon's Trumpet

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Gideon's Trumpet

How One Man, a Poor Prisoner, Took His Case to the Supreme Court-And Changed the Law of the United States

By Anthony Lewis

Vintage, Paperback, 9780679723127, 288pp.

Publication Date: April 23, 1989

Description

A history of the landmark case of James Earl Gideon's fight for the right to legal counsel. Notes, table of cases, index. The classic backlist bestseller. More than 800,000 sold since its first pub date of 1964.