The Fall of the House of Zeus: The Rise and Ruin of America's Most Powerful Trial Lawyer (Compact Disc)

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Veteran journalist Curtis Wilkie tells the fascinating, suspenseful story of billionaire lawyer Dickie Scruggs, a legal legend and Democrat kingpin who is now in jail for conspiring to bribe a Mississippi state judge.

About the Author


Curtis Wilkie was a national and foreign correspondent for the Boston Globe for twenty-six years. He is the author of Dixie and coauthor, with Jim McDougal, of Arkansas Mischief. Curtis graduated from the University of Mississippi, where he currently teaches journalism and is a fellow of the Overby Center for Southern Journalism and Politics. He and his wife, Nancy, live in Oxford. Sean Runnette, a multiple AudioFile Earphones Award winner, has produced several Audie Award–winning audiobooks. He is a member of the American Repertory Theater company and has toured internationally with Mabou Mines, an avant-garde theater company. Sean's television and film appearances include Two If by Sea, Copland, Sex and the City, Law & Order, Third Watch, and lots and lots of commercials, for which he apologizes.

Praise for The Fall of the House of Zeus: The Rise and Ruin of America's Most Powerful Trial Lawyer…


"A remarkable illustration of how far the mighty can fall." ---Publishers Weekly Starred Review

Product Details ISBN-10: 1400119952
ISBN-13: 9781400119950
Published: Tantor Media, 11/01/2010
Language: English


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