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The Legal Community of Mankind
The Legal Community of Mankind
By Walter Schiffer
Columbia University Press, 1954, 367 pp

An extensive historical and critical examination of the concepts which came to find embodiment in the principles underlying the League of Nations and the United Nations. The late author (he died in 1949) was of the view that a something-for-nothing expectation was an important feature of this set of concepts.