A death at Crooked Creek : the case of the cowboy, the cigarmaker, and the love letter /

""This is an extraordinary and ground-breaking book, a wonderfully creative mix of fact and theory, imagination and drama...The startling origin of the complex 'intention exception' to the hearsay evidence rule becomes canvas on which a grand and marvelously detailed tale is told...

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Main Author: Wesson, Marianne.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: New York : New York University Press, 2013.
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Online Access:Available via EBSCO eBook Collection
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Summary:""This is an extraordinary and ground-breaking book, a wonderfully creative mix of fact and theory, imagination and drama...The startling origin of the complex 'intention exception' to the hearsay evidence rule becomes canvas on which a grand and marvelously detailed tale is told. This is modern narrative at its best: a marriage of spectacular writing and hard, documented truth presented by a brilliant author who doubles as a gifted and fastidious legal scholar and historian."" -Andrew Popper, American University One winter night in 1879, at a lonely Kansas campsite near Crooked Creek, a man.
Physical Description:1 online resource
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:9780814784570
0814784577