One L

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Putnam, 1977 - Law - 300 pages
221 Reviews
The law-student author recounts the workload, conflicts, pressures, anxieties, relationships, and educational content of the critical and difficult first year at Harvard's prestigious and demanding law school

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He's a wonderful writer in any genre. - Goodreads
A great insight into law school. - Goodreads
It gave me great insight into my near future. - Goodreads
... insight into the world of Harvard law. - Goodreads
Turow should stick to writing fiction. - Goodreads

Review: One L: The Turbulent True Story of a First Year at Harvard Law School

User Review  - Tashfeen Saeed - Goodreads

A good read for those aspiring to go to law school, or just get a feeling of what it's like inside there. However, Turow does seem to complain and exaggerate too much: fiery competitiveness, back ... Read full review

Review: One L: The Turbulent True Story of a First Year at Harvard Law School

User Review  - Tara Lynch - Goodreads

I read this book the summer before I started law school. It is very true to life! Read full review

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