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The Resource Novel verdicts : a guide to courtroom fiction, Jon L. Breen

Novel verdicts : a guide to courtroom fiction, Jon L. Breen

Label
Novel verdicts : a guide to courtroom fiction
Title
Novel verdicts
Title remainder
a guide to courtroom fiction
Statement of responsibility
Jon L. Breen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Himself a writer of mystery novels and short stories, Breen (English, Rio Hondo College, Whittier, California) updates and expands his 1984 bibliography with annotations of he novels simple listed before, and with new novels published through 1997. For each of the 790 works, he includes standard bibliographic data, a code for how much actually takes place in court (most are B for brief), outlines the plot, and evaluates the book as a whole and the trial scenes in particular. The arrangement is alphabetical by author; indexes are by subject/title/author, cause of action, and geographical jurisdiction. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Award
Edgar Allan Poe Award for Best Critical/Biographical, 1985.
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121067
Cataloging source
DLC
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1943-
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Breen, Jon L.
Dewey number
016.8230080355
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Legal stories, English
  • Courts in literature
  • Legal stories, English
  • Legal stories, American
  • Legal stories, American
  • Lawyers in literature
  • Judges in literature
  • Law in literature
Target audience
adult
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a guide to courtroom fiction
Label
Novel verdicts : a guide to courtroom fiction, Jon L. Breen
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes indexes
Control code
ocm41565185
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xiv, 276 p.
Isbn
9780810836747
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
99035315
System control number
(Sirsi) ABX-6244
Label
Novel verdicts : a guide to courtroom fiction, Jon L. Breen
Publication
Note
Includes indexes
Control code
ocm41565185
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xiv, 276 p.
Isbn
9780810836747
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
99035315
System control number
(Sirsi) ABX-6244

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