Rumpole and the Reign of Terror

Rumpole and the Reign of Terror

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Justice isn't blind - it's just a little short sighted and weak around the knees ...A Rumpole novel which takes on New Labour and the Timson family, and includes extracts from the memoirs of Hilda Rumpole, aka She Who Must Be Obeyed ... Tiffany Timson's new husband Mahmoud Khan, is arrested on suspicion of terrorism. Rumpole is frustrated in his defence campaign by New Labour laws that render the British legal system a farce - defending a suspected terrorist proves a tricky task even for the great defender ... He insists upon a fair trial, and his fight for justice brings him into confrontation not only with Hilda, but with the leaders of New Labour ...
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  • CD-Audio | 3 pages
  • 124 x 142 x 24mm | 199.58g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Unabridged
  • Unabridged edition
  • 0141807741
  • 9780141807744
  • 730,899

About Sir John Mortimer

John Mortimer is a novelist, playwright and former practising barrister. Among his many publications are several volumes of Rumpole stories and a trilogy of political novels (Paradise Postponed, Titmuss Regained, and The Sound of Trumpets) featuring Leslie Titmuss. Sir John received a knighthood for his services to the arts in 1998.
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