Welcome to the home page of H-LAW, a Humanities Social Sciences Online discussion network sponsored by the American Society for Legal History. H-LAW solicits discussion of issues relating to teaching and research in the history of all legal traditions: common-law, civil-law, and all other legal systems.

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

Recent Content

Author: 
Tim Stretton
Reviewer: 
Daniel Klerman

Klerman on Stretton, 'Women Waging Law in Elizabethan England'


Tim Stretton. Women Waging Law in Elizabethan England. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1998. 304 pp. $59.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-49554-7.

Reviewed by Daniel Klerman (Law School, University of Southern California)
Published on H-Law (May, 2000)

Women Waging Law in Elizabethan England

Author: 
George Anastaplo
Reviewer: 
Christopher L. Eisgruber

Eisgruber on Anastaplo, 'Abraham Lincoln: A Constitutional Biography'


George Anastaplo. Abraham Lincoln: A Constitutional Biography. New York: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 1999. x + 373 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8476-9431-0.

Reviewed by Christopher L. Eisgruber (New York University School of Law)
Published on H-Law (May, 2000)

A MEDITATION ON STATESMANSHIP, AMERICA, AND LINCOLN

Author: 
David J. Langum
Reviewer: 
Thomas Hilbink

Hilbink on Langum, 'William M. Kunstler: The Most Hated Lawyer in America'


David J. Langum. William M. Kunstler: The Most Hated Lawyer in America. New York: New York University Press, 2000. xii + 452 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8147-5150-3.

Reviewed by Thomas Hilbink (Institute for Law & Society, New York University)
Published on H-Law (May, 2000)

TRACING THE TRAJECTORY OF A RADICAL LAWYER

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