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The American heritage history of the law in America

The American heritage history of the law in America

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Edition Details

  • Creator or Attribution (Responsibility): Bernard Schwartz
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): New York (State)
  • Publication Information: New York : American Heritage Pub. Co. : Book trade distribution by McGraw-Hill, [1974]
  • Publication Type (Medium): History
  • Type: Book
  • Other titles: History of the law in America.
    Law in America.
    American heritage.
  • Permalink: http://books.lawi.us/the-american-heritage-history-of-the-law-in-america/ (Stable identifier)

Additional Format

Online version: Schwartz, Bernard, 1923-1997. American heritage history of the law in America. New York: American Heritage Pub. Co.: (OCoLC)756722794

Short Description

379 pages : ILlustrations ; 29 cm

Purpose and Intended Audience

Useful for students learning an area of law, The American heritage history of the law in America is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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Bibliographic information

  • Publisher: American Heritage Pub. Co.Book trade distribution by McGraw-Hill
  • Responsable Person: by Bernard Schwartz ; editor: Alvin M. Josephy, Jr.
  • Publication Date: 1974
  • Country/State: New York (State)
  • Number of Editions: 8 editions
  • First edition Date: 1974
  • Last edition Date: 1974
  • General Notes: The text of this volume, with some variations and without illustrations or feature articles, has been published simultaneously by the McGraw-Hill Book Company under title: The Law in America.
    Companion volume: Stories of great crimes & trials.
  • Languages: English
  • Library of Congress Code: KF352
  • Dewey Code: 340.0973
  • ISBN: 0070557497 9780070557499 0070793859 9780070793859 0828104263 9780828104265
  • OCLC: 902831

Main Contents

The English heritage
The new nation (Public law: 1789-1860)
The golden age (Private law and institutions: 1789-1860)
Years of laissez faire (Public law: 1860-1910)
Excess of freedom (Private law and institutions: 1860-1910)
Welfare of the community (Public law: 1910-1950)
Gone with the frontier (Private law and institutions: 1910-1950)
Search for new values (Public law since 1950)
Era of transition (Private law and institutions since 1950)
The Constitution of the United States
Justices of the United States Supreme Court
Important law cases in American history.

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