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ASLH publishes Law & History Review through the Cambridge University Press. The journal is available online via the History Cooperative and JSTOR.

Recent Content

Author: 
Harriet C. Frazier
Reviewer: 
Brent Campney

Campney on Frazier, 'Lynchings in Kansas, 1850s-1932'


Harriet C. Frazier. Lynchings in Kansas, 1850s-1932. Jefferson: McFarland, 2015. 228 pp. $45.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7864-6832-4.

Reviewed by Brent Campney (University of Texas-Pan American)
Published on H-Law (July, 2015)
Commissioned by Michael J. Pfeifer

The History of a Lynching List

Author: 
Joshua C. Wilson
Reviewer: 
Vicki Toscano

Toscano on Wilson, 'The Street Politics of Abortion: Speech, Violence, and America's Culture Wars'


Joshua C. Wilson. The Street Politics of Abortion: Speech, Violence, and America's Culture Wars. The Cultural Lives of Law Series. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2013. xi + 244 pp. $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8047-8533-4; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8047-8534-1.

Reviewed by Vicki Toscano (Nova Southeastern University)
Published on H-Law (June, 2015)
Commissioned by Charles L. Zelden

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