The Fall of the House of Zeus: The Rise and Ruin of America's Most Powerful Trial Lawyer (MP3 CD)

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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 is a multiple Earphones winner, including one for his narration of "The Curve of the World" (with Highbridge Audio). He has also directed and produced more than 200 audiobooks including several Audie(R) Award winners. He is an American Repertory Theater company member and has toured internationally with Mabou Mines. TV and film appearances include "Two if by Sea, Copland, Sex and the City, Law and Order, 3rd Watch" and lots and lots of commercials. When not behind the mike, he also produced audiobooks and other works.

Praise For…

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

Product Details
ISBN: 9781400169955
ISBN-10: 140016995X
Publisher: Tantor Media Inc
Publication Date: November 17th, 2010
Language: English