Fair Trial: Rights of the Accused in American History

Synopsis

"A useful, timely, brief but informative overview. Ought to be very helpful as collateral reading in 'Constitutional Law' courses."--H. J. Abraham, University of Virginia

"Will be of interest to students of history and pre-law candidates."--Bimonthly Review of Law Books

"The best single synthetic handling of the topic and should be useful to teacher and layperson alike....[A] good introductory book to an important topic."--American Historical Review

"An excellent survey of the evolution of procedural rights in American criminal justice!"--Susan W. Brenner, University of Dayton Ohio"A very fine reader on the history and complexities surrounding the development of the law of fair trial in the United States--A highly readable interpretation."--The Journal of Southern History

Additional information

Contributors:
Includes content by:
  • Kermit L. Hall
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • New York
Publication year:
  • 1992