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Humane : how the United States abandoned peace and reinvented war  Cover Image Book Book

Humane : how the United States abandoned peace and reinvented war / Samuel Moyn.

Moyn, Samuel, (author.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780374173708
  • ISBN: 0374173702
  • Physical Description: 400 pages ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2021.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The warning -- Blessed are the peacemakers -- Laws of inhumanity -- Air war and America's brutal peace -- The Vietnamese pivot -- "Cruelty is the worst thing we do" -- The road to humanity after September -- The arc of the moral universe -- Epilogue.
Summary, etc.:
"A history of how an international effort to outlaw war gave way to an effort to regulate it, with an emphasis on the role played by the United States"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: War (International law)
International law > United States.
United States > Military policy.
International law.
Military policy.
War (International law)
United States.
Genre: Instructional and educational works.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Town of Orford Libraries.

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