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Contrary to Popular Opinion

Dershowitz, Alan M.

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ISBN 10: 0886877016 / ISBN 13: 9780886877019
Published by Pharos Books, New York, 1992
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First printing, full number line. Book is inscribed and signed by the author in blue ink on the half-title page: "To D-- / Best / Alan Dershowitz." Brodart-protected. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 000777

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Title: Contrary to Popular Opinion

Publisher: Pharos Books, New York

Publication Date: 1992

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Fine

Signed: Signed by Author

Edition: First Edition.

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The author of Chutzpah discusses the most pressing issues of the day, including anti-Semitism, political correctness, the right-to-die movement, capital punishment, abortion, and others. 125,000 first printing.

From Publishers Weekly:

In his syndicated newspaper column, Harvard Law School professor Dershowitz ( Chutzpah ) comments on contemporary legal and public policy issues. The self-described "civil libertarian"p. xiii is himself often newsworthy as the attorney for prominent criminal defendants such as Leona Helmsley and, of late, Mia Farrow. Mike Tyson. He states that he uses the publicity generated by these cases, about which many people have made up their minds in advance of trial, to highlight vital legal questions. The 150 columns, articles and essays collected here offer lively, challenging explorations of important debates. Divided into five parts, the book covers the range of Dershowitz's concerns: the courts, right- and left-wing intolerance, the First Amendment, abortion, women's rights, the death penalty and anti-Semitism. His thoughts are provocative and well worth reading.
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