Stephen Sedley: The Governor Eyre Affair, 2 November 2006
Show More A Jurisprudence of Power: Victorian Empire and the Rule of Law by R.W. Kostal.
Oxford, 529 pp., £79.95, December 2005, 0 19 826076 8Show More
“... followed to bring Eyre and some of his officers to justice in England. In recounting the public row that erupted in England, from a large range of contemporary sources R.W. Kostal draws heavily on the press because he is interested in the visceral divide in public opinion which the Jamaica controversy generated. ‘The ...”