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The Challenge

How a Maverick Navy Officer and a Young Law Professor Risked Their Careers to Defend the Constitution--And Won

The Challenge( )
Author: Mahler, Jonathan
ISBN:978-0-312-42885-3
Publication Date:Jul 2009
Publisher:Picador
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $23.00
Book Description:

INCLUDES A NEW EPILOGUE BY THE AUTHOR

The Challenge tells the inside story of an improbable act of patriotism. At its center are Navy lawyer Charles Swift and Georgetown law professor Neal Katyal, two men who, in the aftermath of 9/11, found themselves defending an accused Yemeni terrorist named Salim Hamdan in America's first military tribunals since World War II. The entire system was stackd against them, and Swift's superiors were pressing him to enter a...
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Book Details
Pages:368
Detailed Subjects: Law / Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice
Law / Constitutional
Biography & Autobiography / Military
Biography & Autobiography / Lawyers & Judges
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.5 x 8.5 x 0.81 Inches
Book Weight:1.012 Pounds



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