These are our Top Ten legal history books. Why do we like these books? Besides being awesome, we believe that these are some of the most exciting legal history books we have read. These books helped us think about legal history in new ways. Excitement and legal history are terms that are rarely used together, but after you read these books we hope you feel the same way as we do. As with any of our booklists, we have included some caveats and explanations for our selections.