New York: Oxford University Press, 1986. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo; pp; viii, 277, index; black cloth and tan boards lettered in gilt in a dust jacket;. Very good / very good. Item #16157
"Libel litigation in America has exploded in recent years, as the press has found itself increasingly under attack from plaintiffs. This spirited account offers a close look at theses attacks on the media and what they reveal about American culture, the legal system and libel law, and the way the press operates."