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  • ISSN: 0738-2480 (Print), 1939-9022 (Online)
  • Editor: Gautham Rao American University, USA
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Law and History Review (LHR), America's leading legal history journal, encompasses American, European, and ancient legal history issues. The journal's purpose is to further research in the fields of the social history of law and the history of legal ideas and institutions. LHR features articles, essays, commentaries by international authorities, and reviews of important books on legal history.

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News – American Society for Legal History

  • Call for Nominations: Cromwell Article Prize
  • 07 May 2019, Annie Twitty
  • The William Nelson Cromwell Foundation Article prize is awarded annually for the best article in American legal history published by an early career scholar....
  • Photos from the 2018 Annual Meeting
  • 30 April 2019, Annie Twitty
  • In 2018, the ASLH returned for the first time since 1995 to Houston, the most ethnically diverse metropolitan area in the United States. The meeting, which...

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