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Professor Wanda M. Temm’s groundbreaking book on bar preparation strategies, Clearing the Last Hurdle, now has a California edition! Clearing the Last Hurdle: Mapping Success on the Bar Exam, spells out how to develop your game plan for tackling bar exam preparation and provide strategies and tactics for how to answer essay and multiple-choice questions.