Summer 1999, Vol. 62, No. 2

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  • Cover Story: The Battle for the R.M.S. Titanic
    by David G. Concannon
    The largest man-made movable object on Earth when it sank has become a legal leviathan that has had a dramatic impact on the laws of salvage, international comity, intellectual property and due process.
  • Silver Anniversary of Service
    by Michelle M. Maier
    Philadelphia's Women's Law Project now celebrates 25 years of fighting for the rights of women. And yet, while there are many victories to fete, there is still much to be done.
  • An Inspiration to the Cause of Freedom
    by Michael S. Bomstein
    The author reviews Walking with the Wind: A Memoir of the Movement, by John Lewis with Michael D'Orso (Simon & Schuster, 1998 ,New York, 470 pp., $26)
  • Detour to Dayton
    by William S. Stevens
    A spontaneous visit to the home of the Scopes Trial reveals a town still struggling with its role in American legal history.