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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.).

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  • 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.

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

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Orford Social Library 341.6 34190000118876 New items Available -

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24510. ‡aHumane : ‡bhow the United States abandoned peace and reinvented war / ‡cSamuel Moyn.
250 . ‡aFirst edition.
264 1. ‡aNew York : ‡bFarrar, Straus and Giroux, ‡c2021.
300 . ‡a400 pages ; ‡c24 cm.
336 . ‡atext ‡btxt ‡2rdacontent.
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338 . ‡avolume ‡bnc ‡2rdacarrier.
504 . ‡aIncludes bibliographical references and index.
5050 . ‡aThe 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.
520 . ‡a"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"-- ‡cProvided by publisher.
650 0. ‡aWar (International law)
650 0. ‡aInternational law ‡zUnited States.
651 0. ‡aUnited States ‡xMilitary policy.
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