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

Eric Foner
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)