eBook Famous Trials In History, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1438137095
  • ISBN-13: 9781438137094
  • DDC: 345.02
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 480 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released September 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2011
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FAMOUS TRIALS IN HISTORY provides a collection of significant legal trials from time periods and places ranging from Socrates in classical Greece and Joan of Arc in medieval France to Saddam Hussein in modern Iraq. Each entry includes the trial’s key issues, a history of the case, a summary of arguments, the verdict, the significance of the case, and readings for further study.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Dedication.
Contents.
List of Trials.
Acknowledgments.
Introduction.
1: The Trial of Socrates.
2: The Trial of Sextus Roscius.
3: The Trial of Jesus of Nazareth.
4: The Trial of Anatolius.
5: The Trial of Leo III.
6: The Trial of Flosi.
7: The Trial of John Italos.
8: The Trial of Pierre Barthélemy.
9: The Trial of Thomas Becket.
10: The Trial of Nahmanides.
11: The Trial of Ariq Boke.
12: The Trial of William Wallace.
13: The Trials of John Wycliffe.
14: The Trial of Jacques Le Gris.
15: The Trial of the Sow of Falaise.
16: The Trials of Jan Hus.
17: The Trial of Joan of Arc.
18: The Trial of the Mamluka Bride.
19: The Trial of Peter Von Hagenbach.
20: The Trials of Girolamo Savonarola.
21: The Trials of Richard Hunne.
22: The Trial of Martin Luther.
23: The Trial of Thomas More.
24: The Trial of Francisco Vásquez De Coronado.
25: The Trial of Mary, Queen of Scots.
26: The Gunpowder Conspiracy Trial.
27: The Trial of Bapaji.
28: The Overbury Poisoning Trials.
29: The Trial of Galileo Galilei.
30: The Trials of Burton, Bastwick, and Prynne.
31: The Trials of Anne Hutchinson.
32: The Trial of Charles I.
33: The Trial of William Penn.
34: The Salem Witch Trials.
35: The Trials of William Kidd.
36: The Trial of Czarevitch Alexis.
37: The Trial of the White Lily Sect Leaders.
38: The Trial of John Peter Zenger.
39: The Boston Massacre Trials.
40: The James Somerset Case.
41: The Trial of Cho Chae-Hang.
42: The Trial of Joaquim José Da Silva Xavier.
43: The Bounty Court-Martial Trial.
44: The Trials of Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette.
45: The Trial of Wolfe Tone.
46: The Trial of Thomas Picton.
47: The Trial of Queen Caroline.
48: The Trial of William Burke and Helen McDougal.
49: The Trial of the Amistad Mutineers.
50: The Trial of Marie Lafarge.
51: The Trial of Daniel M’Naghten.
52: The Trial of Bahadur Shah Zafar II.
53: The Trial of John Brown.
54: The Trials of the Lincoln Conspirators.
55: The Trial of Chief Langalibalele.
56: The Trial of Vera Zasulich.
57: The Trial of Ned Kelly.
58: The Trial of Charles Guiteau.
59: The Trials of Alfred Packer.
60: The Haymarket Trials.
61: The Trial of Lizzie Borden.
62: The Dreyfus Case.
63: The Trials of Oscar Wilde.
64: The Trial of Harry Thaw.
65: The Trials of Sinnisiak and Uluksuk.
66: The Trials of Roscoe Arbuckle.
67: The Sacco-Vanzetti Trials.
68: The Trial of Mohandas Gandhi.
69: The Trials of Nathan Leopold and Richard Loeb.
70: The Trial of John Scopes.
71: The Scottsboro Boys’ Trials.
72: The Reichstag Fire Trial.
73: The Trial of Bruno Richard Hauptmann.
74: The Trial of Nikolai Bukharin.
75: The Trial of Aleck Bourne.
76: The Trial of Weerasamy and Velaithen.
77: The Trial of William Joyce.
78: The Nuremberg War Crimes Trials.
79: The Tokyo War Crimes Trials.
80: The Trial of the Rosenbergs.
81: The Trial of Steven Truscott.
82: The Trial of Adolf Eichmann.
83: The Trial of Nelson Mandela.
84: The Ienaga Textbook Trials.
85: The Trial of the Chicago Seven.
86: The Trial of Charles Manson.
87: The Trial of William Calley.
88: The Thalidomide Case.
89: The Trial of the Gang of Four.
90: The Trials of Mehmet Ali Agca.
91: The Dingo Baby Trial.
92: The Trial of John Hinckley, Jr..
93: The Argentine Junta Trials.
94: The Trial of Peter Wright.
95: The Bhopal Trials.
96: The Trial of Orenthal James Simpson.
97: The Trial of Jean-Paul Akayesu.
98: The Oklahoma City Bombing Trials.
99: The Trials of Saddam Hussein.
100: The Trial of Kaing Guek Eav.
Appendixes.
Trials by Topic.
Selected Bibliography.
Index.