- Hamdan v. Rumsfeld and the Fight over Presidential Power
- Narrated by: William Hughes
- Length: 11 hrs and 2 mins
- Unabridged Audiobook
- Release date: 08-05-08
- Language: English
- Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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By Corina on 11-12-08
Clear and Compelling
A crisp, clear, and compelling rendition of a leading human- and civil-case of the Bush years. Mahler draws wonderful characterizations of his dramatis personae and leads the reader smoothly through the thicket of legal issues. Highly recommended
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By Ian on 02-05-09
An engrossing read
An extremely well told tale, I was engrossed throughout - which is saying something when you consider that it is basically just a tale of consecutive lawsuits, weaved in and out of the lives of the principal characters.
The legal issues involved were well explained, even to a layman, and I never felt overwhelmed or bored by the legal details.
In order to enjoy this book, you definitely have to believe in individual rights over executive power, and to believe that it is this freedom that makes America strong, and that will ultimately prevail over the forces of darkness.