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Product Description: “With a brilliant display of forensic advocacy, one of the greatest legal minds on the international stage forces a shameful but inconvenient truth upon the world."—Helena Kennedy, QCWinner Polemic of the Year, The Paddy Power Political Book Awards 2015On April 24th, 2015 people around the world commemorated the centenary of the death of over one million Armenians...read more

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9781849547789 | Gardners Books, October 9, 2014, cover price $31.10 | About this edition: Shortlisted for Polemic of the Year at The Paddy Power Political Book Awards 2015.

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9781849548977 | Consortium Book Sales & Dist, September 22, 2015, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: “With a brilliant display of forensic advocacy, one of the greatest legal minds on the international stage forces a shameful but inconvenient truth upon the world.

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Explains how the identification of a crime against humanity, first defined at Nuremburg, has become the key that unlocks the closed door of state sovereignty and that holds political leaders responsible for the evils they visit upon humankind.

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9781565845978 | New Pr, May 1, 2000, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Explains how the identification of a crime against humanity, first defined at Nuremburg, has become the key that unlocks the closed door of state sovereignty and that holds political leaders responsible for the evils they visit upon humankind.
9780713991970 | Viking Uk, April 1, 1999, cover price $30.75 | About this edition: This text explains, without legal jargon, exactly what the rules of international human rights are and what they should be, how they have developed, and in what courts and tribunals they may be asserted and vindicated.

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9781595588609 | 4th edition (New Pr, February 5, 2013), cover price $45.00
9781595580719 | 3 edition (New Pr, January 31, 2007), cover price $45.00 | About this edition: An updated history of the human rights movement draws on a variety of disciplines to explain how the international community is gaining a greater capacity to advocate for people whose lives have been wasted by war, genocide, and torture, in an account that includes in the latest edition additional chapters on Iraq and Guant namo.
9781565846685 | New Pr, December 1, 2002, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: How human rights have come to dominate world politics, from Kosovo to East Timor.

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Product Description: What is worse: Iran getting the bomb or the US bombing Iran? Will our children ever live in a world without nukes? Can states that mass-murder their own people be trusted with a weapon that mass-murders? Will a nuclear explosion change the climate before climate change does? In Mullahs Without Mercy, Geoffrey Robertson explores these and other awesome questions that arise from Iran"s potential for acquiring the bomb...read more

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9781849544061 | Gardners Books, October 29, 2012, cover price $33.65 | About this edition: What is worse: Iran getting the bomb or the US bombing Iran?

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Product Description: In The Case of the Pope Geoffrey Robertson delivers a devastating indictment of the way the Vatican has run a secret legal system that shields pedophile priests from criminal trial around the world. Is the Pope morally or legally responsible for the negligence that has allowed so many terrible crimes to go unpunished? Should he and his seat of power, the Holy See, continue to enjoy an immunity that places them above the law? Geoffrey Robertson , a distinguished human rights lawyer and judge, evinces a deep respect for the good works of Catholics and their church...read more

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9780241953846 | Trafalgar Square, October 6, 2010, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: In The Case of the Pope Geoffrey Robertson delivers a devastating indictment of the way the Vatican has run a secret legal system that shields pedophile priests from criminal trial around the world.

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Product Description: In a series of debates with Oliver Cromwell in Civil War England of 1647, the Levellers argued for democracy for the first time in British history.Evolving from Oliver Cromwell’s New Model army in Parliament’s struggle against King Charles I, the Levellers pushed for the removal of corruption in parliament, universal voting rights and religious toleration...read more
By Philip Baker (compiler) and Geoffrey Robertson (introduced by)

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9781844671755 | Verso Books, October 30, 2007, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: In a series of debates with Oliver Cromwell in Civil War England of 1647, the Levellers argued for democracy for the first time in British history.

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A war crimes judge for the U.N. provides a vivid rendering of the tumultuous years of the English Civil War; looks at the legal career of John Cooke, who prosecuted King Charles I for crimes against his people; and assesses the implications of the trial for the Parliamentary government and its leaders, as well as the British monarchy. Reprint.

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9781400044511 | Pantheon Books, August 28, 2006, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: An examination of the tumultuous years of the English Civil War looks at the legal career of John Cooke, who prosecuted King Charles I for crimes against his people, and assesses the implications of the trial.

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9780307386373 | Reprint edition (Anchor Books, October 9, 2007), cover price $18.95 | About this edition: A war crimes judge for the U.

Provides an overview of the disparate laws that impinge upon journalists' and broadcasters' freedom to publish. The book analyzes case law as well as significant statutory law such as the Human Rights Bill and the Freedom of Information White Paper Bill.

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9780752005195 | Sweet & Maxwell Ltd, December 20, 2001, cover price $309.30 | About this edition: Provides an overview of the disparate laws that impinge upon journalists' and broadcasters' freedom to publish.

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9780140138665 | 2nd rev edition (Penguin Uk, June 1, 1999), cover price $50.00 | About this edition: This edition of 'Media Law' covers legal developments affecting journalists and broadcasters.

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Product Description: Individual freedom is coming under more complicated and sophisticated threats, which only the law can combat. This book analyzes human-rights issues of the moment, such as media invasions of privacy, miscarriages of justice, the Runciman Royal Commission, euthanasia, Iraqgate at the Old Bailey, police and social-work malpractice, the new Broadcasting and Asylum Acts, attempts to control the security services, discrimination against women, blacks and homosexuals, satellite porn, sado-masochism and prisoners' rights...read more

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9780140172645 | Penguin Uk, October 1, 1999, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Individual freedom is coming under more complicated and sophisticated threats, which only the law can combat.

Product Description: Media Law is a definitive handbook on media law by two top professional lawyers. It's an indispensible guide to the law for those who work in print and electronic media. This single-volume reference provides current authoritative information that professionals can rely on...read more

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9780803997264 | Sage Pubns, April 1, 1986, cover price $20.95 | About this edition: Media Law is a definitive handbook on media law by two top professional lawyers.

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