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Contribution to Book
Robert F. Drinan, S.J. (1920-2007)
Yale Biographical Dictionary of American Law (2009)
  • Sanford N Katz, Boston College Law School
Abstract

This book is the first to gather in a single volume concise biographies of the most eminent men and women in the history of American law. Encompassing a wide range of individuals who have devised, replenished, expounded, and explained law, The Yale Biographical Dictionary of American Law presents succinct and lively entries devoted to more than 700 subjects selected for their significant and lasting influence on American law. Entries written by close to 600 expert contributors outline basic biographical facts on their subjects, offer well-chosen anecdotes and incidents to reveal accomplishments, and include brief bibliographies. Readers will turn to this dictionary as an authoritative and useful resource, but they will also discover a volume that delights and entertains.

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Publication Date
2009
Editor
Roger Newman
Publisher
Yale University Press
Citation Information
Sanford N Katz. "Robert F. Drinan, S.J. (1920-2007)" New Haven, CTYale Biographical Dictionary of American Law (2009)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/sanford_katz/14/