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By George Dekle

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

• Written from the hugely trained and skilled viewpoint of a veteran legal trial attorney who has investigated, prosecuted, and defended hundreds and hundreds of homicide cases

• offers exact info collected from the main major letters, statements, and interviews of the members within the trial and cites the particular court docket list, permitting readers to differentiate truth from fantasy and lore

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

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

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