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War and Peace: Alberico Gentili and the Early Modern Law of Nations

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War and Peace : Alberico Gentili and the Early Modern Law of Nations. / Vadi, Valentina.

Leiden : Brill, 2020. 592 p. (Studies in the History of International Law; Vol. 37).

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Harvard

Vadi, V 2020, War and Peace: Alberico Gentili and the Early Modern Law of Nations. Studies in the History of International Law, vol. 37, Brill, Leiden.

APA

Vadi, V. (Accepted/In press). War and Peace: Alberico Gentili and the Early Modern Law of Nations. (Studies in the History of International Law; Vol. 37). Brill.

Vancouver

Vadi V. War and Peace: Alberico Gentili and the Early Modern Law of Nations. Leiden: Brill, 2020. 592 p. (Studies in the History of International Law).

Author

Vadi, Valentina. / War and Peace : Alberico Gentili and the Early Modern Law of Nations. Leiden : Brill, 2020. 592 p. (Studies in the History of International Law).

Bibtex

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