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On its original publication in , Dead Man Walking emerged as an unprecedented look at the human consequences of the death penalty. Now, some two decades later, this story—which has inspired a film, a stage play, an opera and a musical album—is more gut-wrenching than ever, stirring deep and life-changing reflection in all who encounter by:   On its original publication in , Dead Man Walking emerged as an unprecedented look at the human consequences of the death penalty. Now, some two decades later, this story—which has inspired a film, a stage play, an opera and a musical album—is more gut-wrenching than ever, stirring deep and life-changing reflection in all who encounter : Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group.   Praise for Dead Man Walking “McClymont sketches a rogue’s gallery of Sydney underworld characters with a Hogarthian eye for detail. McClymont combines a keen eye for character and dialogue with highly effective use of the voluminous court rec­ords that were a by-product of the complex series of court cases following the McGurk killing. Explanation of the famous quotes in Dead Man Walking, including all important speeches, comments, quotations, and monologues. SparkNotes is here for you We’ve got everything you need to ace (or teach!) online classes and beat boredom while you’re social distancing.

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