Mahan, A[lfred] T[hayer] [1840-1914]. Armaments and Arbitration or The Place of Force in the International Relations of States. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1912. Reprint. [Legal Classics Library, 2000]. [xii], 260 pp. Full calf, hardcover, decorative gilt stamping, raised bands, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers, ribbon marker. Fine. $30. * A collection of influential essays, some originally published in The North American Review from 1911 to 1912, that examine issues regarding the use of force and the use of law in international disputes. An expert in naval affairs who taught at the Naval War College, Mahan is best known for his landmark study The Influence of Sea Power in History (1890).
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