Operation Countryman: The Flawed Enquiry into London Police Corruption | By Dick Kirby
How Judges Decide Cases: Reading, Writing and Analysing Judgments | By Andrew Goodman
Scotland Yard’s Gangbuster: Bert Wickstead’s Most Celebrated Cases | By Dick Kirby
The Handbook of the Law of Visiting Forces (2nd edition) | By Dieter Fleck
The Use of Force in International Law: A Case-Based Approach | Edited by Tom Ruys, Olivier Corten and Alexandra Hofer
An indispensable guide on how to write clearly; useful lessons for aspiring solicitors; and a fascinating account of the murder of a George Bernard Shaw devotee. David Pickup chooses his best books of 2018.
End of an Era: How China’s Authoritarian Revival is Undermining Its Rise | By Carl Minzner
Red Tape: Managing Excess in Law, Regulation and the Courts | Robin Ellison