Oliver Garland, a well-known conservative, Afro-American judge, has suddenly died, allegedly from a heart attack.The powerful judge had never been able to recover from a scandal that ruined his rising professional career towards the Supreme Court. Questions arise:Was Judge Garland murdered? What
mysteries hide behind the “dispositions” that he left hidden and which everybody wants to find? This is an
excellent thriller, and at the same time, a piercing study about the academic class and law professionals. Stephen L. Carter masterfully handles irony and suspense while dissecting the higher echelons of the Afro-American community in the United States.
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Stephen L. Carter has a PhD from Yale’s Law School. After practicing law for a couple of years, he became a full time professor for his alma mater. The Emperor of Ocean Park granted Carter the biggest advance ever paid for a first time novel. A movie is currently under development.
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Descripción Debolsillo, 2004. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. book. Nº de ref. de la librería M0307209334