September 2002
Library Journal;9/15/2002 Supplement, Vol. 127 Issue 15, p38
Trade Publication
Mentions several books about law and criminology. 'Lawyers, Lawsuits, and Legal Rights: The Battle over Litigation in American Society,' by Thomas F. Burke; 'Can Gun Control Work?,' by James B. Jacobs; 'Race and Homicide in Nineteenth-Century California,' by Clare V. McKanna Jr.; 'From Noose to Needle: Capital Punishment and the Late Liberal State,' by Timothy V. Kaufman-Osborn; Others.


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