We Like Print Books and We Cannot Lie: 2017 Books in Review

Book Review, New Book Kaylyn Zurawski

2017 Books in Review

Hein published more than 20 books in 2017! Notable titles published this year include Benched by Judge Jon O. Newman, which was 2017’s top seller; Dred Scott v. Sandford: Opinions and Contemporary Commentary, which is the first book to include all nine opinions comprising the Dred Scott decision along with contemporary scholarly commentary; and Legal Scholarship in Jewish Law: An Annotated Bibliography of Journal Articles, which is an essential resource for Jewish law scholars. 

Several titles were updated with brand-new editions: Union List of Appellate Court Records and Briefs: Federal and State, 2nd Edition; Public International Air Law, 2nd ed.; Designing Law and Other Academic Libraries: Building Upon Change, 3rd ed.; Research Guide to Chinese Copyright Law, 2nd ed.; Comparative Criminal Procedure: History, Processes and Case Studies, 2nd ed.; Prince’s Dictionary of Legal Citations: A Reference Guide for Attorneys, Legal Secretaries, Paralegals and Law Students, 9th ed.; Finding English Law: Quick Access to Key Titles, 2nd ed.; and Prince’s Legal Dictionary of Legal Abbreviations, 7th ed..

It was also an exciting year for the Legal Research Guides Series: four new titles were published! Two titles were also added to the AALL Publications Series, and the AALL Government Document Series Government Documents SIS (GD-SIS) gained four new titles. 

Click any title below for a brief description of the book and a link to each book’s brochure, which contains more information about each title and its author(s).

Dred Scott v. Sandford: Opinions and Contemporary Commentary
Lind, Douglas W.
ISBN: 9780837740614
Pages: xix, 663p.
Published: Getzville; William S. Hein & Co., Inc.; 2017
1 Volume: $85.00

Benched: Abortion, Terrorists, Drones, Crooks, Supreme Court, Kennedy, Nixon, Demi Moore, and Other Tales from the Life of a Federal Judge
Newman, Jon O.
ISBN: 978083774049
Pages: viii, 306p.
Published: Getzville; William S. Hein & Co., Inc.; 2017
1 Volume: $29.95

Legal History of Mexico: From the Era of Exploration of the New World to the Present
Avalos, Francisco A.
ISBN: 9780837740683
Pages: xiii, 388p.
Published: Getzville; William S. Hein & Co., Inc.; 2017
1 Volume: $89.00

Legal Scholarship in Jewish Law: An Annotated Bibliography of Journal Articles
Hollander, David
ISBN: 9780837740560
Pages: xv, 255p.
Published: Getzville; William S. Hein & Co., Inc.; 2017
1 Volume: $79.95

Two New Titles from the Centre for Research in Air and Space Law

Monograph Series IV: NewSpace Commercialisation and the Law
Ahmad, Tanveer
Su, Jinyuan
ISBN: 9780771707339
Pages: x, 276p.
Distributed: Getzville; William S. Hein & Co., Inc.; 2017
1 Volume: $75.00

Public International Air Law, 2nd Edition
Dempsey, Paul Stephen
ISBN: 97808771707315
Pages: xxiii, 1025p.
Distributed: Getzville; William S. Hein & Co., Inc.; 2017
1 Volume: $150.00

Multinational Sources Compared: A Subject and Jurisdiction Index
Wolotira, Alena L.
Leysen, Sherry L.
ISBN: 9780837740089
Pages: xl, 678p.
Published: Getzville; William S. Hein & Co., Inc.; 2017
1 Volume: $225.00

Eugene G. Wanger & Marilyn M. Wanger Death Penalty Collection: A Descriptive Bibliography
Wanger, Eugene G. & Wanger, Marilyn M.
ISBN: 9780837740591
Pages: 925p.
Published: Getzville; William S. Hein & Co., Inc.; 2017
1 Volume: $195.00

Research Guide to Chinese Copyright Law, Second Edition
Hu, Robert Haibin
ISBN: 978083774044
Pages: xxvii, 238-p.
Published: Getzville; William S. Hein & Co., Inc.; 2017
1 Volume: $102.00

Union List of Appellate Court Records and Briefs: Federal and State, 2nd Edition
Whiteman, Michael
Campbell, Peter Scott
ISBN: 9780837740652
Pages: xvi, 114p.
Published: Getzville; William S. Hein & Co., Inc.; 2017
1 Volume: $64.95

Designing Law and Other Academic Libraries: Building Upon Change, Third Edition
Margeton, Stephen G.
ISBN: 978083774044
Pages: xxxviii, 520p.
Published: Getzville; William S. Hein & Co., Inc.; 2017
1 Volume: $149.95


Comparative Criminal Procedure: History, Processes and Case Studies, Second Edition
Mack, Raneta Lawson
ISBN: 9780837734521
Pages: xiv, 312p.
Published: Getzville; William S. Hein & Co., Inc.; 2017
1 Volume: $99.00


Finding English Law: Quick Access to Key Titles
Eaton, John
ISBN: 9780837740522
Pages: xv, 192p.
Published: Getzville; William S. Hein & Co., Inc.; 2017
1 Volume: $79.95

Prince’s Dictionary of Legal Citations: A Reference Guide for Attorneys, Legal Secretaries, Paralegals and Law Students, Ninth Edition
Prince, Mary Miles
ISBN: 9780837740386
Pages: viii, 564p.
Published: Getzville; William S. Hein & Co., Inc.; 2017
1 Volume: $64.95

Prince’s Dictionary of Legal Abbreviations, 7th Edition
Prince, Mary Miles
ISBN: 9780837716251
Pages: xi, 1141p.
Published: Getzville; William S. Hein & Co., Inc.; 2017
1 Volume: $84.50

Reports of U.S. Presidential Commissions and Other Advisory Bodies: A Bibliographic Listing
Bookheim, Louis W. [Compiler]
ISBN: 9780837740188
Pages: vi, 572p.
Published: Getzville; William S. Hein & Co., Inc.; 2017
1 Volume: $275.00

Charting the Legal Systems of the Western Pacific Islands: A Legal Research Guide
Szymczak, Victoria J. 
ISBN: 978083774051
Pages: xv, 60p.
Published: Getzville; William S. Hein & Co., Inc.; 2017
1 Volume: $70.00

Veterans’ Benefits: A Legal Research Guide
Collins, Lauren M.
ISBN: 978083774048
Pages: xvii, 63p.
Published: Getzville; William S. Hein & Co., Inc.; 2017
1 Volume: $70.00

Prisoner’s Rights: A Legal Research Guide
Fichtelman, Carol A. 
ISBN: 978083774047
Pages: xviii, 46p.
Published: Getzville; William S. Hein & Co., Inc.; 2017
1 Volume: $70.00

Do English-Only Rules Have a Place in the Workplace?
Stein, Amy R.
ISBN: 9780837740461
Pages: xv, 45p.
Published: Getzville; William S. Hein & Co., Inc.; 2017
1 Volume: $70.00

 
 

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