Rage for order : the British Empire and the origins of international law, 1800-1850 / Lauren Benton and Lisa Ford.

"Rage for Order surveys the sprawling, often frenetic attempt to redesign law in the British Empire. Across the world in the early nineteenth century, colonial officials, indigenous subjects, settlers, convicts, sailors, soldiers, and slaves participated in contests that shaped a new British im...

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Main Authors: Benton, Lauren A., 1956- (Author), Ford, Lisa, 1974- (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Cambridge, Massachusetts : Harvard University Press, 2016.
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