International Law Discussions, 1903 : The United States Naval War Code of 1900. First Edition

By: United States Navy - Naval War College) United States Navy

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(United States Navy - Naval War College). International Law Discussions, 1903 : The United States Naval War Code of 1900. Appendices containing the United States War Code, 1900; Instructions for the Government of Armies of the United States in the Field, 1863; Hague Convention with Respect to the Laws and Customs of War on Land, 1899; Hague Convention for the Adaption to Maritime Warfare of the Principles of the Geneva Convention of August 22, 1864, 1899. Washington: Government Printing Office, 1904. First Edition. Pp (2),3-167,(3). 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to front & spine, marbled edges. Contents: 1. Hostilities: Hostile measures, Area of maritime warfare, Military measures (Canals, other public works; Lauching of projectiles from balloons), Bombardment open towns, Submarine telegraphic cables (in high seas, conclusions), Seizure of neutral vessels, Use of false colors, Reprisals; 2. Belligerents: Armed forces, Personnel, Treatment, Captured provate vessels, Military occupation; 3. Belligerent and neutral vessels: Public vessels, Private vessels (coast fishing vessels), Private vessels sailing priorto declaration of war, Enemy service, Asylum for vessels of war, Regulatio n of asylum, Freedom of neutral vessel, Dispatches, mail service, etc.; 4. Hospital ships--the shipwrecked, sick, and wounded; 5. The excercise of theright of search: Convoy, Visit or search, Boarding, Causes of visit; 6. Co ntraband of war; 7. Blockade; 8. The sending in of prizes; 9. Armistice, truce, and capitulations: violations of laws of war. With the aforementioned appendices (which make up about a third of the volume). Rubbed, front boardbumped at fore-edge, slight edgewear, owner's signature, else vg. 135.00

Title: International Law Discussions, 1903 : The United States Naval War Code of 1900. First Edition

Author Name: United States Navy - Naval War College) United States Navy

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Government Printing Office / GPO, Washington, 1904,:

Seller ID: 33575

Keywords: NAUTICAL NAVAL UNITED STATES LAW OF THE SEA LOSTU AMERICAN NAVY USN LEGAL HISTORY,