Anarchists Sacco and Vanzetti were accused of robbery and murder, but so many supposedly damning pieces of evidence were questionable that their guilty verdict elicited massive protests around the world. Geary shows us with all the twists and turns, appeals and dubious evidence after presenting us the human face of the two men, demonized by many, turned to martyrs by many others in his usual unflappable way.
Preview: A Treasury of 20th Century Murder Vol. 4: Sacco and Vanzetti
Sun, May 8th, 2011 at 1:01pm PDT