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
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
Date posted: April 12, 2010
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