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  • Paperback
  • 437
  • Anatomy of a Murder
  • Robert Traver
  • English
  • 11 December 2019
  • 9780312033569

10 thoughts on “Anatomy of a Murder

  1. says:

    I can't believe I've never seen this book's movie; I love James Stewart But at least this way I had no idea what was going to happen next in th

  2. says:

    A woman is raped at the gates of her neighborhood but her cries for help register too late By the time her husband one Lieutenant Frederic Manion of the US Army realizes what has transpired the rapist has fled for the safety of the local bara bar which he owns Undeterred the Lieutenant enters the bar calmly empties his Luger pistol into the man's chest and leaves to deliver himself into the hands of the closest deputy sheriff Paul Biegler

  3. says:

    It was interesting and definitely edgy for 1958 but it was written in this pedantic good old boys kind of style that drive me mad If you like courtroom drama AND you don't mind a man's man type style and you're not too hung up on getting to the story uickly this will be a great book to read If any of those things annoy you stay away

  4. says:

    Thanks to a facebook friend for recommending I read this book for my read 50 books from 50states challenge This book takes place in MICHIGAN a

  5. says:

    At #2 on the 1958 bestseller list is this story of a murder and trial set in a small town in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan The legal thriller has become a staple in current fiction but was a fairly new genre in the 1950s Compulsion a 1957 bestseller by Meyer Levin was the beginning but Levin had a journalism background

  6. says:

    In my opinion the 1958 fictionalized true crime story ANATOMY OF A MURDER is a good book that made a near great movie Note that the publisher even issued a later paperback edition with a movie poster reproduction as its cove

  7. says:

    Many consider it the greatest legal thrillercourtroom drama of all time with strong dissent from fans of Agatha Christie’s Witness for the Prosecution This iconic thriller involves a suspenseful murder trial that could go either w

  8. says:

    A classicI had heard of this novel most of my life and I finally decided to see what all the fuss was about back in its day I was fascinated by the approach it took to a murder knowing guilt at the outset then trul

  9. says:

    I randomly picked this up off my grandparent's bookshelf of leather bound Franklin books I have to say that not only did I thoroughly enjoy the well written story but I learned about our legal system than in both my high sc

  10. says:

    This classic courtroom drama was made into a blockbuster movie in 1959 starring Jimmy Stewart as the main character defense attorney Paul Biegler The facts of the killing are well known from the beginning The defendant's wife Laura was raped by the local innkeeper and the defendant an army lieutenant took a gun w

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The successful and now classic Otto Preminger film It is not only the most popular courtroom drama in American fiction but one of the most popular novels of our timeA gripping tale of deceit murder and a sensational A. In my opinion the 1958 fictionalized true crime story ANATOMY OF A MURDER is a good book that made a near great movie Note that the publisher even issued a later paperback edition with a movie poster reproduction as its cover Travers wrote this book meticulously but practically all the plot incident wound up in Otto Preminger s eually meticulous 1959 movie with its never before never again cast including Jimmy Stewart Arthur O Connell Lee Remick Ben Gazarra and Eve Arden Unfortunately Travers also surely not the first attorney to do so intrudes extraneous opinion about off topics such as what would happen to his beloved Upper Peninsula if overrun by tourists I m not sorry I read this book but count ANATOMY OF A MURDER on my small list of books that were made into better movies

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Natomy of eBook #236 trial Anatomy of a Murder is unmatched in the authenticity of its settings events and characters This new edition should delight both loyal fans of the past and an entire new generation of readers.. I randomly picked this up off my grandparent s bookshelf of leather bound Franklin books I have to say that not only did I thoroughly enjoy the well written story but I learned about our legal system than in both my high school and college civics classes combined This will absolutely be a re read The Breach of Crowns past and an entire new generation of readers.. I randomly Icebergs picked this up off my grandparent s bookshelf of leather bound Franklin books I have to say that not only did I thoroughly enjoy the well written story but I learned about our legal system than in both my high school and college civics classes combined This will absolutely be a re read

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Librarian's note An alternate cover edition can be found hereFirst published by St Martin's in Robert Traver's Anatomy of a Murder immediately became the number one bestseller in America and was subseuently turned into. It was interesting and definitely edgy for 1958 but it was written in this pedantic good old boys kind of style that drive me mad If you like courtroom drama AND you don t mind a man s man type style and you re not too hung up on getting to the story uickly this will be a great book to read If any of those things annoy you stay away


About the Author: Robert Traver

Robert Traver is the pseudonym of John Donaldson Voelker who served as the Prosecuting Attorney of Maruette County Michigan and later as the th Justice of the Michigan Supreme Court He wrote many books reflecting his two passions the law and flyfishing Troubleshooters Danny and the Boys and Small Town DA.