in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Maritime History
January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Maritime History. 1648 words.
As a naval power Germany does not have a long tradition. Only after the unification of the German states under
in Grove Music Online
January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 2142 words.
(b Apley Park, nr Bridgnorth, 18 Sept 1883; d Faringdon, 19 April 1950). English composer, writer and painter. The son of a naval officer, he was sent to Cheam School, described mercilessly...
in Militarism in a Global Age
February 2012; p ublished online August 2016 .
Chapter. Subjects: Military History. 10935 words.
This chapter shows that the U.S. and German pursuit of their navalist project was riddled, in varying ways, by conflict over turf and policy priorities. In his memoirs, written in 1918,...
Reference Entry. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 5785 words.
in Journal of International Criminal Justice
March 2006; p ublished online March 2006 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Criminal Law; International Law. 12366 words.
This article reviews the interrogation reports, trial transcript and the prosecutors' original administrative files to ascertain how extracts from the diaries of Mussolini's Foreign...
in Journal of Conflict and Security Law
January 2008; p ublished online June 2008 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 13756 words.
‘The rumours of my demise are greatly exaggerated.’ – Mark Twain
The enforcement of the law of war has always been a difficult proposition. It has become even more difficult in...
in Journal of International Criminal Justice
May 2012; p ublished online April 2012 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Criminal Law; International Law. 11328 words.
There exists no international bar that regulates the practice of forensic advocacy before international courts and tribunals. This lack of common ethical standards for representatives...
in Oxford Companion to Black British History
January 2005 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1217 words.
British relations with Haiti commence with the ill‐fated 1793 invasion of Saint‐Domingue, when Britain tried—but failed miserably—to wrest the richest colony in the world from French...
Reference Entry. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 15986 words.
Agent Orange Product Liability Litigation, Re, Vietnam Association For Victims Of Agent Orange/Dioxin and ors v Dow Chemical Company and ors, First Instance, 373 F.Supp.2d 7 (E.D.N.Y. 2005), ILDC 123 (US 2005), 10th March 2005, District Court for the Eastern District of New York [E.D.N.Y.]
Legal Material. Subjects: Relationship Between International and Domestic Law; Public International Law; International Law; Law. 75801 words.
Whether United States' military use of herbicides from 1961 to 1971, and Southern Vietnamese use from 1971 to 1975, constituted a violation of international obligations actionable under the...
Reference Entry. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 21525 words.
South West Africa, Ethiopia v South Africa, Second Phase,  ICJ Rep 6, ICGJ 158 (ICJ 1966), 18th July 1966, International Court of Justice [ICJ]
Legal Material. Subjects: Individuals and Non-state Actors; Sources, Foundations and Principles of International Law; Public International Law; International Law; Law. 232280 words.
Whether Ethiopia and Liberia lacked any legal right or interest appertaining to them in the subject matter of the interpretation and application of the Mandate of 17 December 1920 for South...
Legal Consequences for States of the Continued Presence of South Africa in Namibia (South West Africa) notwithstanding Security Council Resolution 276 (1970), Advisory Opinion, ICJ GL No 53,  ICJ Rep 16, ICGJ 220 (ICJ 1971), 21st June 1971, International Court of Justice [ICJ]
Legal Material. Subjects: Individuals and Non-state Actors; Sources, Foundations and Principles of International Law; Public International Law; International Law; Law. 145558 words.
What the legal consequences were for the presence of South Africa in South-West Africa (Namibia), notwithstanding the UN Security Council Resolution 276 (1970).
Douglass, Frederick (1818 - 1895), Abolitionist, Slave, Civil Rights Activist, Newspaper Editor / Publisher
in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1619-1895: From the Colonial Period to the Age of Frederick Douglass
January 2006 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 11874 words.
Frederick Douglass lived for twenty years as a slave and nearly nine years as a fugitive slave. From the 1840s to his death in 1895 he attained international fame as an abolitionist,...