Inherit the Wind Author:Jerome Lawrence & Robert E. Lee Battle! They roared at each other like lions, America's two most famous orators. Day after day, in the torrid heat of a packed court they battled with weighty arguments, tremendous speeches. — Such a drama America had not seen before. Spectators fainted; cynical reporters took sides and started fist-fights' judge, jury and defendant were forgo... more »tten as two of the greatest orators the world has ever seen raged, thundered and strove to literally destroy each other.
The audience stood aghast as one was mortally stricken in the moment of his defeat.« less