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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: 
Derek H. Davis
Reviewer: 
Gaspare J. Saladino

Saladino on Davis, 'Religion and the Continental Congress, 1774-1789: Contributions to Original Intent'


Derek H. Davis. Religion and the Continental Congress, 1774-1789: Contributions to Original Intent. Religion in America Series. Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press, 2000. xv + 309 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-513355-4.

Author: 
Clinton Rossiter, ed.
Reviewer: 
R. B. Bernstein

Bernstein on Rossiter, 'The Federalist Papers'


Clinton Rossiter, ed. The Federalist Papers. New York: Penguin Putnam, 1999. lix + 606 pgs. $6.99 (paper), ISBN 978-0-451-62881-7.

Reviewed by R. B. Bernstein (New York Law School)
Published on H-Law (October, 2000)

Revising a Classic Edition of a Classic

Revising a Classic Edition of a Classic

Author: 
Pamela Brandwein
Reviewer: 
Bryan H. Wildenthal

Wildenthal on Brandwein, 'Reconstructing Reconstruction: The Supreme Court and the Production of Historical Truth'


Pamela Brandwein. Reconstructing Reconstruction: The Supreme Court and the Production of Historical Truth. Durham, N.C. and London: Duke University Press, 1999. xi + 272 pp. $17.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8223-2316-7.

Reviewed by Bryan H. Wildenthal (Thomas Jefferson School of Law, San Diego, California )
Published on H-Law (September, 2000)

CIVIL WAR WITHOUT END: THE SOCIOLOGY AND SYNERGY OF LAW AND HISTORY

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