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, Oxford, Mississippi, spent most of his career as a national and foreign correspondent for the "Boston Globe". After his retirement, he joined the faculty at the University of Mississippi, where he teaches journalism and serves as a fellow at the Overby Center for Southern Journalism and Politics. He is the author of three earlier books, including "The Fall of the House of Zeus".

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 his television and film appearances include "Two If by Sea", "Copland", "Sex and the City", "Law & Order", and "Third Watch".

Praise For…

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

Product Details
ISBN: 9781400119950
ISBN-10: 1400119952
Publisher: Tantor Media Inc
Publication Date: November 17th, 2010
Language: English