Some Good Study Aids for Legal History
The Anglo-American Legal Heritage: Introductory Materials
Call Number: Fifth Floor KD532 .C67 2004
This book covers the historical development of modern Anglo-American law. It explores the influence of Roman Law, the Anglo-Saxon period, the Norman Conquest, and English feudalism, and then the development of the English legal system up to the nineteenth century.
Cases and Materials on Law and Jurisprudence in American History
Call Number: Sherman Law & Literature Collection KF352 .L38 2000
Historical Introduction to Anglo-American Law in a Nutshell
Call Number: Reserve Room KF352.Z9 K4 1990
This book is an introduction to Anglo-American legal history. It has chapters on: courts, the jury, the bench and bar, customs and cases, legislation and codification, doctrinal writings (e.g., Littleton, Kent and Story), real property, torts, contracts, law and commerce, negotiable instruments, and business organizations.