Tangled Webs

How False Statements Are Undermining America: From Martha Stewart to Bernie Madoff

by James B. Stewart

Hardcover, 473 pages, Penguin Group USA, List Price: $29.95 | purchase

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Tangled Webs
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How False Statements Are Undermining America: From Martha Stewart to Bernie Madoff
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James B. Stewart

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An analysis of the modern world's most high-profile perjurers traces a rise in lies under oath, citing the examples of headline-making scandals and how they reflect breakdowns in American ethics and a vulnerability in the judicial system.