Clarence Darrow

Darrow in 1922 Clarence Seward Darrow (; April 18, 1857 – March 13, 1938) was an American lawyer who became famous in the 19th century for high profile representations of trade union causes, and in the 20th century for several criminal matters, including the Leopold and Loeb murder trial, the Scopes "monkey" trial, and the Ossian Sweet defense. He was a leading member of the American Civil Liberties Union and a prominent advocate for Georgist economic reform. Darrow was also well known as a public speaker, debater, and writer.

Darrow is considered by some legal analysts and lawyers to be the greatest lawyer of the 20th century. He was posthumously inducted into the Trial Lawyer Hall of Fame. Called a "sophisticated country lawyer", Darrow's wit and eloquence made him one of the most prominent attorneys and civil libertarians in the nation. Provided by Wikipedia
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    Attorney for the damned / by Darrow, Clarence, 1857-1938

    Published 1957
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    Resist not evil / by Darrow, Clarence, 1857-1938

    Published 1972
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    Farmington / by Darrow, Clarence, 1857-1938

    Published 1904
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    The prohibition mania : a reply to Professor Irving Fisher and others / by Darrow, Clarence, 1857-1938

    Published 1927
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    Farmington / by Darrow, Clarence, 1857-1938

    Published 1925
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    An eye for an eye / by Darrow, Clarence, 1857-1938

    Published 1996
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    The essential words and writings of Clarence Darrow / by Darrow, Clarence, 1857-1938

    Published 2007
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    In the clutches of the law : Clarence Darrow's letters / by Darrow, Clarence, 1857-1938

    Published 2013
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    War prisoners address / by Darrow, Clarence, 1857-1938

    Published 1919
    Full Text (via Gale)
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    Crime its cause and treatment / by Darrow, Clarence, 1857-1938

    Published 1922
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    Pessimism a lecture / by Darrow, Clarence, 1857-1938

    Published 1920
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