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America and the law of nations 1776-1939

Mark W. Janis

America and the law of nations 1776-1939

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English


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Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementMark Weston Janis
Classifications
LC ClassificationsKF4581 .J358 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 232 p. ;
Number of Pages232
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24562658M
ISBN 100199579342
ISBN 109780199579341
LC Control Number2009053047
OCLC/WorldCa460061455

ETYMOLOGY OF "INDIAN" Indian (adj., n.)"inhabit of India or South Asia; pertaining to India," c. (noun and adjective), from Late Latin indianus, from India (see India).Applied to the aboriginal native inhabitants of the Americas from at least as a noun (s as an adjective), reflecting Spanish and Portuguese use, on the mistaken notion that America was the eastern end of Asia (it.


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