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By George Dekle

Dispelling universal myths and misunderstandings, this publication presents a desirable and traditionally exact portrayal of the 1858 Almanac Trial that establishes either Lincoln's personality and his massive talents as a tribulation lawyer.

• Written from the hugely knowledgeable and skilled standpoint of a veteran felony trial attorney who has investigated, prosecuted, and defended 1000s of homicide cases

• provides actual details accrued from the main major letters, statements, and interviews of the members within the trial and cites the particular courtroom checklist, permitting readers to tell apart truth from delusion and lore

• Explains how a fictional account of the trial got here to be believed as truth and proves that the parable of the solid almanac was once a libel invented by means of those that sought to benefit from the lie

• Appeals to Lincoln students and trial legal professionals in addition to any reader with an curiosity in American historical past or actual crime

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