Law and Order

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Facts On File, Incorporated, 1995 - Law - 109 pages
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A history of American law, order, and civil society prior to the industrial revolution profiles the nation's first lawyers and judges, explains the egalitarian ideals that reinterpreted British law, and identifies the legal issues of the time.

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About the author (1995)

James Ciment holds a B.A. in English literature from the University of California at Los Angeles & a Ph.D. from City University of New York, Graduate Center. He has written & edited a number of books on American & world history. He lives in New York City.

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