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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: 
David Philips, Susanne Davies, eds.
Reviewer: 
Philippa J. Martyr

Martyr on Philips and Davies, 'Nation of Rogues? Crime, Law and Punishment in Colonial Australia'


David Philips, Susanne Davies, eds. Nation of Rogues? Crime, Law and Punishment in Colonial Australia. Melbourne: Melbourne University Press, 1994. 237 pp. $24.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-522-84601-0.

Reviewed by Philippa J. Martyr (University of Tasmania)
Published on H-Law (June, 1995)

Author: 
Leonard W. Levy
Reviewer: 
David Schultz

Schultz on Levy, 'The Establishment Clause: Religion and the First Amendment'


Leonard W. Levy. The Establishment Clause: Religion and the First Amendment. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1994. xxiii + 273 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-2156-5.

Reviewed by David Schultz (Department of Political Science, University of Minnesota)
Published on H-Law (March, 1995)

Author: 
Timothy Sullivan
Reviewer: 
Christopher R. Waldrep

Waldrep on Sullivan, 'Unequal Verdicts: The Central Park Jogger Trials'


Timothy Sullivan. Unequal Verdicts: The Central Park Jogger Trials. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1992. 335 pp. $23.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-671-74237-9.

Reviewed by Christopher R. Waldrep (San Francisco State University)
Published on H-Law (August, 1993)

Author: 
Eric Foner
Reviewer: 
Christopher R. Waldrep

Waldrep on Foner, 'Freedom's Lawmakers: A Directory of Black Officeholders during Reconstruction'


Eric Foner. Freedom's Lawmakers: A Directory of Black Officeholders during Reconstruction. New York: Oxford University Press, 1993. xlv + 290 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-507406-2.

Reviewed by Christopher R. Waldrep (Eastern Illinois University)
Published on H-Law (August, 1993)

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