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The Resource A time to kill, John Grisham

A time to kill, John Grisham

Label
A time to kill
Title
A time to kill
Statement of responsibility
John Grisham
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After African-American Vietnam veteran Carl Lee Hailey kills the white men who raped his ten-year-old daughter, his lawyer, Jake Brigance, tries to get Hailey acquitted, causing racial tensions to erupt in Clanton, Mississippi
Summary
Criminal lawyer Jake Brigance faces the fight of his life when he is asked to defend Carl Hailey, who, in a rage of anger, shot and killed the men on trial for the rape of his daughter
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
031427
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Wilson's Fiction, January 1996
  • New York Times, March 2009
  • Wilson's Fiction
  • New York Times
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Grisham, John
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Adult
  • Adult
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
LC call number
PS3557.R5355
LC item number
T56 1993b
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Murder
  • Trials (Murder)
  • Mississippi
  • Homicide
  • Trials (Homicide)
  • Mississippi
  • Legal stories
Target audience
adult
Label
A time to kill, John Grisham
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
21403486
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
487 p.
Isbn
9780385470780
Isbn Type
(large print)
Lccn
92041942
System control number
  • (rplri)19168
  • (IMchF)fol00736490
Label
A time to kill, John Grisham
Publication
Control code
21403486
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
487 p.
Isbn
9780385470780
Isbn Type
(large print)
Lccn
92041942
System control number
  • (rplri)19168
  • (IMchF)fol00736490

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