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A History of American Law

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    by Lawrence Meir Friedman

    A History of American Law

    Trade paperback, Touchstone Books
    2005
    English
    3rd Revised ed.
    620 pages

    ISBN: 0684869888
    ISBN-13: 9780684869889

    In this brilliant and immensely readable book, Lawrence M. Friedman tells the whole fascinating story of American law from its beginnings in the colonies to the present day. By showing how close the life of the law is to the economic and political life of the country, he makes a complex subject understandable and engrossing. "A History of American Law" presents the achievements and failures of the American legal system in the context of America's commercial and working world, family practices, and attitudes toward property, ... Show more

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Reviews of A History of American Law

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DaveH

A good general source

by DaveH on Feb 25, 2009

I have both the earlier and later editions of this book. This is a good general source. I would recommend it to an undergraduate or law student as a good place to start in analizing the history of American Law. Like some works, however, it can be a little biased and preachy when discussing post ... More

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