Riel, Louis. The Queen v Louis Riel. With an Introduction by Desmond Morton. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, . Illustrations. Reprint. [New York]: The Notable Trials Library, 1992. Introduction by Alan M. Dershowitz. xxxv, 383 pp. Quarter calf over cloth, decorative gilt stamping, raised bands, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers, ribbon marker. Fine. $40. * Following the thorough introduction, the work includes text from the Reports of Cases 1885 and the Law Reports 1885 with text of the trial. Reil [1844-1885] was found guilty of treason (and hanged) for leading an uprising against the Canadian government.
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