Wildy logo
(020) 7242 5778

Wildy’s Book News

Book News cover photo

Vol 21 No 9 Sept/Oct 2016

Book of the Month

Cover of Goode on Commercial Law

Goode on Commercial Law

Edited by: Ewan McKendrick
Price: £170.00

Pupillage & Student Offers

Special Discounts for Pupils, Newly Called & Students

Read More ...

Secondhand & Out of Print

Browse Secondhand Online


This book is now Out of Print.
A new edition has been published, the details can be seen here:
Lawless World: Making and Breaking Global Rules isbn 9780141985053

Lawless World: Making and Breaking Global Rules

Image not available lge

ISBN13: 9780141017990
ISBN: 0141017996
New Edition ISBN: 9780141985053
Previous Edition ISBN: 0713997923
Published: February 2006
Publisher: Penguin Books
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: Out of print

Also available as
+ £2.75 VAT

Explosive analysis of the consequences of British and US foreign policy on global international order. America is undermining the global legal order by promoting its economic interests at the expense of human rights and the environment. Based on the author's participation in leading international cases including the British detainees at Guantanamo. BBC radio 4 series on same theme to be presented by author to coincide with our publication. The book includes detailed critique of the 'legality' of the war in Iraq.

In this updated edition with a shocking new chapter, you can get the full story of how the US and UK governments are riding roughshod over international agreements on human rights, war, torture and the environment - the very laws they put in place. Here sands looks at why global rules matter for all of us. And he powerfully makes the case for preserving them ...before justice becomes history.