Simplified Spirit of the Laws, Volume 1

This simplifies the Spirit of the Laws to make it concise and easier to read.

Preface

Book 1: Laws in General

Book 2: Laws Directly Derived From The Nature Of Government

Book 3: The Three Kinds Of Government

Book 4: The Laws Of Education Should Be Relative To The Principles Of Government

Book 5: Laws Should Be Relative To The Principle Of Government

Book 6: Consequences Of The Principles Of Different Governments With Respect To The Simplicity Of Civil And Criminal Laws, The Form Of Judgements, And The Inflicting Of Punishments.

Book 7: Consequences Of The Different Principles Of The Three Governments, With Respect To Sumptuary Laws, Luxury, And The Condition Of Women

Book 8: The Corruption Of The Principles Of The Three Governments

Book 9: Laws Related To Defense

Book 10: Laws, In The Relation They Bear To Offensive Force

Book 11: The Laws Which Establish Political Liberty, With Regard To The Constitution

Book 12: The Laws That Form Political Liberty

Book 13: The Relation of Taxation and Public Revenues to Liberty

Book 14: Laws Relative To The Nature Of The Climate

Book 15: How The Laws Of Civil Slavery Are Relative To The Nature Of The Climate

Book 16: How The Laws Of Domestic Slavery Have A Relation To The Nature Of The Climate

Book 16: How The Laws Of Political Servitude Have A Relation To The Nature Of The Climate

Book 18: Laws In The Relation They Bear To The Nature Of The Soil

Book 19: Laws, In Relation To The Principles Which Form The General Spirit, The Morals, And Customs, Of A Nation

Book 20: Laws In Relation To Commerce, Considered In Its Nature And Distinctions

Book 21: Laws Relative To Commerce, Considered In The Revolutions It Has Met With In The World

Book 22: Laws In Relation To The Use Of Money

Book 23: Laws In The Relation They Bear To The Number Of Inhabitants

Book 24: Laws As Relative To Religion and In Its Doctrines

Book 25: Laws As Relative To The Establishment Of Religion And Its External Polity

Book 26: Laws, As Relative To The Order Of Things On Which They Determine

Book 27: The Origin And Revolutions Of The Roman Laws On Successions

Book 28: The Origin And Revolutions Of The Civil Laws Among The French

Book 29: The Manner Of Composing Laws

Book 30: Theory Of The Feudal Laws Among The Franks, In The Relation They Bear To The Establishment Of The Monarchy

Book 31: Theory Of The Feudal Laws Among The Franks, In The Relation They Bear To The Revolutions Of Their Monarchy