RT Book, Whole DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 21600991 LA English T1 Black's law dictionary : definitions of the terms and phrases of American and English jurisprudence, ancient and modern A1 Black, Henry Campbell,, Nolan, Joseph R., PB West Pub. Co. PP St. Paul, Minn. YR 1990 SN 0314771654 9780314771650 031476271X 9780314762719 AB First published in 1891, Black's is now in a 6th edition that reflects changes in tax, finance, commerce, health care, environmental and criminal law. Terms are listed alphabetically with cross-references, and entries give basic legal definitions, word usages, citations, and pronunciation. Entries range in length from one sentence to multiple-pages with subdivisions. Appendices include a copy of the Constitution, a time chart, of Supreme Court membership, and an organizational chart of the federal government. This is not only a standard reference tool for law, but an important supplement to all high school social studies courses. Also available in a 1992 abridged edition.