Norman Bentwich

(1883—1971) colonial official and exponent of Jewish ideals

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British; Attorney General of British Mandate Administration of Palestine 1920–1931; Professor, Hebrew University of Jerusalem 1932–1951. Works include The Law of Private Property in War (1907); The Declaration of London (1911); The Mandate System (1930); The Religious Foundations of Internationalism; From Geneva to San Francisco (1946); A Commentary on the Charter of the United Nations (with Martin, 1950).

From Encyclopaedic Dictionary of International Law in Oxford Reference.

Subjects: International Law.

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