Lincoln S Code

Author: John Fabian Witt
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1416576177
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Authors of the “harrowing” (Time) and “adrenaline-laced” (The New York Times) insider memoir SEAL Team Six, Howard E. Wasdin and Stephen Templin bring their bestselling talents and hardcore field experience to a riveting novel of a ...

Journal Of The Civil War Era

Author: William A. Blair
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 1469615983
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Grant Gilmore, The Ages of American Law (New Haven: Yale University Press,
1979), 111. 2. Quoted in John Fabian Witt, Lincoln's Code: The Laws of War in
American History (New York: Free Press, 2012), 181–82. 3. The text of Lieber's
lecture notes are in the Francis Lieber Papers, 1780–1873, box 3, folders 15–18,
Milton S. Eisenhower Library, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore. 4. There are a
variety of copies of General Orders No. 100. The most commonly cited ones are
the ...

Lincoln S Autocrat

Author: William Marvel
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 1469622505
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Lincoln's Code: The Laws of War in American History. New Woodworth, Steven E
., ed. The Musick of the Mocking Birds, the Roar of the Cannon: The Civil War
Diary and Letters of William Winters. Lincoln: Young, John Russell. Around the
World with General Grant. New York: American News Co., 1879. Reprinted;
abridged, edited, and with an introduction by Michael Fellman. Baltimore: Johns
Hopkins University Press, 2002. Younger, Edward, ed. Inside the Confederate
Government: ...

Opposing Perspectives On The Drone Debate

Author: B. Strawser
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1137432632
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Institute for Ethics, Law, and Armed Conflict. Prior to his current ... His most recent
book, Lincoln's Code: The Laws ofWar in American History, was awarded the
2013 Bancroft Prize, was afinalist for the Pulitzer Prize,was selected for the
American Bar Association's Silver Gavel Award,and was aNew YorkTimes
Notable Book author for 2012. ... In 2010 he was awarded a John Simon
Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship for his project on the laws of war
in American history.

University Of California Irvine Law Review

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For all the excitement inherent in the subject, lately I've come to feel that the field
of the history of the laws of war inspires dismay. I find myself thinking, as the great
Civil War historian James Randall did in 1950, that “to read the laws and customs
of war is a disheartening business.” Randall is not alone. The French intellectual
Diderot beat him to the punch by almost two centuries, when in his advice to
Catherine the Great for the creation of a Russian university he warned that
nothing ...

Author: Laurent Binet
ISBN: 9786169205265
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The Lincoln Code

Author: Bonnie J. Krueger
Publisher: Lorenz Educational Press
ISBN: 1429104031
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President Jackson thought the laws of the United States government needed to
be followed by all states. When South Carolina passed a law that cancelled a
United States law, President Jackson was prepared to go to war with the state.
Everything was settled peacefully, but this event showed President ... “Old
Hickory,” as he was often called because of his strong, solid personality, had
made his mark on American history. He was a war leader, a president, and a
hero to many people.

Law In American History

Author: G. Edward White
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199723141
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In the first of the three volumes of his projected comprehensive narrative history of the role of law in America from the colonial years through the twentieth century, G. Edward White takes up the central themes of American legal history ...

Law And War

Author: Peter Maguire
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231518196
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International Law and American History, Revised Edition Peter Maguire. replied
with two essays, one on guerrilla warfare and another that would form the basis
for the Lieber Code. When the War Department decided to revise and update the
rules of land warfare, they appointed Lieber to prepare a draft. The Lieber Code,
known as General Order No. 100, was approved by President Lincoln on April 24
, 1863. Lieber's 159 articles covered very traditional and practical subjects like ...