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Furious Hours: Murder, Fraud, and the Last Trial of Harper Lee

Author: Casey Cep.

Furious Hours: Murder, Fraud, and the Last Trial of Harper Lee

Author: Casey Cep.

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Item #: D40478
Format: Paperback
Pages: 352
Publication Date: 2020
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 9781101972052
Rural preacher Willie Maxwell was accused of murdering five of his family members, but with the help of a savvy lawyer, he escaped justice for years—until a relative assassinated him at the funeral of his last victim. Despite hundreds of witnesses, Maxwell's murderer was acquitted. Sitting in the audience during the trial was Harper Lee, who spent a ye... More
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Rural preacher Willie Maxwell was accused of murdering five of his family members, but with the help of a savvy lawyer, he escaped justice for years—until a relative assassinated him at the funeral of his last victim. Despite hundreds of witnesses, Maxwell's murderer was acquitted. Sitting in the audience during the trial was Harper Lee, who spent a year in town trying to finish a book on the subject. Casey Cep brings this remarkable story to life, while offering a deeply moving portrait of one of our most revered writers.


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