Protect and defend : a novel / by Richard North Patterson.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 0679450440
  • ISBN: 9780679450443
  • Physical Description: 549 p. ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : A.A. Knopf : 2000.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: When the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court drops dead following the inauguration, President Kerry Kilcannon selects as a replacement Judge Caroline Masters, a woman who hides a secret that could affect her ruling on a controversial case.
Subject: Judges > Selection and appointment > Fiction.
Abortion > Law and legislation > Fiction.
Presidents > United States > Fiction.
Women judges > Fiction.
Legal stories.
Genre: Political fiction.
Legal stories.