A time to kill (Book, 1992) [University of Maryland, College Park]
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A time to kill

Author: John Grisham
Publisher: New York : Island Books, [an imprint of] Dell Publishing., 1992. ©1989
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
When the life of a 10-year-old girl is shattered by two drunken men, the town reacts in horror ... until her father takes justice into his own hands. For ten days, as burning crosses and the crack of sniper fire spread through the streets of this small town in Mississippi, the nation sits spellbound as young defense attorney Jake Brigance struggles to save his client's life ... and then his own.
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Genre/Form: Thrillers (Fiction)
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Mystery fiction
Legal stories
Legal fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Grisham
ISBN: 0440211727 9780440211723
OCLC Number: 28359397
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: New York : Wynwood Press, 1989.
Description: xii, 515 pages ; 18 cm
Responsibility: John Grisham.

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When the life of a 10-year-old girl is shattered by two drunken men, the town reacts in horror ... until her father takes justice into his own hands. For ten days, as burning crosses and the crack of sniper fire spread through the streets of this small town in Mississippi, the nation sits spellbound as young defense attorney Jake Brigance struggles to save his client's life ... and then his own.
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