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American Legal History Research Guide

This research guide in American legal history includes materials dealing with settlement through the twentieth century.

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Books- Secondary Sources

General Overview

Encyclopedias and Biographical Resources

Methodology

The New Deal

For a good general overview of the New Deal, see Eric Rauchway's The Great Depression and the New Deal: A Very Short Introduction. Rauchway includes a very helpful table of the Major federal acts of the Great Depression and the New Deal.