This Liberty Fund edition of Commentary on the Law of Prize and Booty is based on the one prepared by Gwladys L. Williams and Walter H. Zeydel for the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. It combines the original text and new material.
Hugo Grotius (1583–1645) was a lawyer and legal theorist, diplomat and political philosopher, ecumenical activist and theologian.
Martine Julia van Ittersum is a Lecturer in History at the University of Dundee.Please note: This title is available as an ebook for purchase on Amazon, Barnes and Noble, and iTunes.
Table of Contents
Note on the Text xxiii
COMMENTARY ON THE LAW OF PRIZE
AND BOOTY I
Appendixes to the Liberty Fund Edition
I. Documents Listed by Grotius at the End of the
II. Archival Documents Relating to De Jure Praedae 528
Bibliography for Introduction and Notes 557
Suggestions for Further Reading 561
Carnegie Edition Index of Authors Cited 565
Carnegie Edition Subject Index 587