Dating laws in massachusetts
This partly reflected Germany's status as a rising power in the late 19th century.
100–300 AD) were foundational treatises in India, and comprise texts considered authoritative legal guidance.
However, Athens had no legal science or single word for "law", Although codes were replaced by custom and case law during the Dark Ages, Roman law was rediscovered around the 11th century when medieval legal scholars began to research Roman codes and adapt their concepts.
Latin legal maxims (called brocards) were compiled for guidance.
The history of law links closely to the development of civilization.
Ancient Egyptian law, dating as far back as 3000 BC, contained a civil code that was probably broken into twelve books.