The Verdict of Battle: The Law of Victory and the Making of Modern War

Harvard University Press (2012)
Why battles matter -- Accepting the wager of battle -- Laying just claim to the profits of war -- The monarchical monopolization of military violence -- Were there really rules? -- The death of pitched battle.
Keywords War Moral and ethical aspects  Combat Moral and ethical aspects  Battles History  Military art and science History  War (International law  Military ethics History  Military history
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Call number U22.W55 2012
ISBN(s) 9780674067141
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