TEXAS DEATH ROW
Executions in the Modern Era
Plume • 432 pp. • 978-0-452-28930-7 • $18.00
N. Bruce Duthu
AMERICAN INDIANS AND THE LAW
See American Diplomacy and Foreign Policy, page 11
GOD ON TRIAL: Landmark Cases
from America’s Religious Battlefields
An in-depth look at six recent landmark court
battles over the separation of church and state.
“Clarif[ies] the legal issues in these important
cases as well as what one federal judge called
the Supreme Court’s ‘utterly standardless’
Penguin • 384 pp. • 978-0-14-311375-1 • $16.00
Jeffrey Ian Ross and Stephen C. Richards
“An absorbing, original book that should be
required reading for criminal justice classes.
...Gives the outsider an in-depth look at what
it is like to be in prison in America today.
Highly recommended.”—Library Journal.
Alpha • 240 pp. • 978-00-28-64351-9 • $14.95
f CLIEN T 9
The Rise and Fall of Eliot Spitzer
“An absorbing account of Spitzer’s improbable
journey from New York rich kid to celebrated
Wall Street scourge—to infamous Client No. 9 of
the Emperor’s Club.”—Los Angeles Times. Now
a major documentary by Academy Award–
winning director Alex Gibney.
Portfolio • 320 pp. • 978-1-59184-392-4 • $16.00
A PEOPLE’S HISTORY
OF THE SUPREME COURT
Revised and Updated Edition
Preface by Howard Zinn
Penguin • 576 pp. • 978-0-14-303738-5 • $19.00
Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti
THE LETTERS OF SACCO AND VANZETTI
Edited by Gardner Jackson & Marion D. Frankfurter
Introduction by Richard Polenberg
Penguin Classics • 352 pp. • 978-0-14-310507-7 • $16.00
The True American Dream
The definitive biography of the first Latina
and third woman ever appointed to the
Berkley • 320 pp. • 978-0-425-24295-7 • $16.00
JIM CROW’S CHILDREN
The Broken Promise of the Brown Decision
“An engaging, panoramic history of school
desegregation, including the exhilarating
breakthroughs and the heartbreaking setbacks.”—The Washington Post. Index.
Penguin • 400 pp. • 978-0-14-200375-6 • $17.00
American Bar Association Silver Gavel Award Winner; APSA Prize for Best Book in the Area of Ethnic
and Racial Politics in Public Policy and Law
Jan Crawford Greenburg
The Inside Story of the Struggle for
Control of the United States Supreme Court
“A tour de force!”—Dennis Hutchinson,
University of Chicago Law School.
Penguin • 368 pp. • 978-0-14-311304-1 • $16.00
A Choice Outstanding Academic Title, a Washington
Post Best Book, an ABA Silver Gavel Award finalist
THE COURAGE OF THEIR CONVICTIONS
Sixteen Americans Who Fought
Their Way to the Supreme Court
Penguin • 448 pp. • 978-0-14-012810-9 • $18.00
CLOSED CHAMBERS: The Rise, Fall,
and Future of the Modern Supreme Court
“Ambitious, opinionated, scholarly...
wonderful...a crash course in contemporary
constitutional law and judicial culture.”
—Newsday. “Impeccably researched and
impressively documented.”—Boston Globe.
Penguin • 608 pp. • 978-0-14-303527-5 • $18.00
f WRI TINGS
Edited by Charles Hobson
This volume collects 200 documents written
between 1779 and 1835, including Marshall’s
most important judicial opinions, his influential rulings during the Aaron Burr treason
trial, speeches, newspaper essays, and revealing letters to friends, fellow judges, and his
beloved wife, Polly.
Library of America • 928 pp. • 978-1-59853-064-3 • $40.00
SACCO AND VANZETTI: The Men,
the Murders, and the Judgment of Mankind
The first full-length narrative of the case in
thirty years. ”Beautifully written, meticulously
16 pp. b/w photos.
Penguin • 448 pp. • 978-0-14-311428-4 • $16.00
Edgar Allan Poe Awards nominee
A Washington Post Best Book of the Year
Barry Scheck, Peter Neufeld, and Jim Dwyer
ACTUAL INNOCENCE: When Justice Goes
Wrong and How to Make It Right
NAL • 432 pp. • 978-0-451-20982-5 • $16.00
f THE WATCHERS
The Rise of America’s Surveillance State
Using exclusive access to key insiders, the
author charts the rise of America’s surveillance state over the past twenty-five years.
“Harris displays an exquisite understanding
of the intricacies of his topic and a remarkable sensitivity to the genuine concerns of the
watchers and their critics....A sharply written, wise analysis of the complex mashup
of electronic sleuthing, law, policy and culture.”—Kirkus Reviews.
Penguin • 432 pp. • 978-0-14-311890-9 • $17.00
f A WILDERNESS OF ERROR
The Trials of Jeffrey MacDonald
Academy Award–winning documentary filmmaker and former private detective Errol
Morris examines the nature of evidence and
proof in the infamous Jeffrey MacDonald murder case.
Penguin Press • 352 pp. • 978-1-59420-343-5 • $29.95
In Defense of Drug Use
“A powerful refutation of the pharmacological
prejudices underlying the war on drugs.”—
Nadine Strossen, president of the ACLU;
professor, NYU Law School.
Tarcher • 352 pp. • 978-1-58542-318-7 • $16.95
THE LAKOTAS AND THE BLACK HILLS
The Struggle for Sacred Ground
See Social Change, page 11
Lisa Smith, Linda Wagner, and John Aarons
DISPATCHES FROM JUVENILE HALL
Fixing a Failing System
Drawing on actual case studies, the authors
show how conventional “tough on crime”
tactics have only worsened the juvenile crime
epidemic, and present a new blueprint for
change that incorporates punitive action, rehabilitation, and family intervention.
Penguin • 208 pp. • 978-0-14-311622-6 • $15.00
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