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War and law since 1945

Geoffrey Francis Andrew Best

War and law since 1945

by Geoffrey Francis Andrew Best

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Published by Clarendon Press, Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • War (International law) -- History,
  • War -- History -- 20th century,
  • War -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [423]-425) and index.

    StatementGeoffrey Best.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJX4508 .B47 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 434 p. ;
    Number of Pages434
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1084012M
    ISBN 100198219911
    LC Control Number94007716

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