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John B. West: Founder of the West Publishing Company


Robert M. Jarvis


Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad Law Center

March 1, 2010

American Journal of Legal History, Vol. 50, No. 1, 2010
NSU Shepard Broad Law Center Research Paper No. 10-003

Abstract:     
Explores the career of John B. West (1852-1922), founder of the West Publishing Company, and discusses the reasons why he has become a forgotten man, ignored by the company that bears his name and all but unknown in the profession he single-handedly revolutionized.

Number of Pages in PDF File: 23

Keywords: John B. West, West Publishing Company, career

JEL Classification: K10

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Date posted: April 12, 2010  

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Jarvis, Robert M., John B. West: Founder of the West Publishing Company (March 1, 2010). American Journal of Legal History, Vol. 50, No. 1, 2010; NSU Shepard Broad Law Center Research Paper No. 10-003. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1587054

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Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad Law Center ( email )
3305 College Avenue
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33314
United States
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