The Law of Nations Considered as Independent Political Communities ...

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University Press, 1861
 

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The Free City of Cracow
31
Its Internal Constitution a subject of Treaty
32
Cracow and the Ionian Islands
33
The extinct Republic of Poglizza
34
The Republic of Andorre
35
The Republic of San Marino
36
CHAPTER III
45
The Ordinary Assembly of the Diet
58
The Argentine Confederation
59
Instructions
63
67 Principality of ServiaTreaties of Sistova
67
Permanent Character of the Germanic Confederation
80
CHAPTER IV
82
Algiers
88
Page
89
Early Treaties with the Sublime PorteThe Barbary States in practice hereditary Regencies
90
Establishment of a Nation in a Country
105
Juridical Notion of Possession
106
Possession as founding a Right of Property 158
108
Settlement of a Nation
109
CHAPTER V
110
Right of Discovery
111
221 Common Law of Nations
134
Preambles and Recitals of a Declaratory Character
138
Right of SelfAggrandisement
156
of America
170
Discovery of the Mouth of a River 119 Conflict with acknowledged Law
174
Right of Settlement 121 Usucaption or Prescription
177
Territory of the Hudsons Bay Company
178
Right of Contiguity
179
Arcifinious States
180
Discovery of the New World
182
Settlements in the New World
183
Possessory Right of Native Indians
185
Derivative Acquisition
189
Title by Cession
192
RIGHTS OF POSSESSION Page 136 The Territory of a Nation
193
299
195
Treaty stipulations as to use of Frontier Rivers
202
Conventional Law of Europe as to the Great Rivers
205
The Thalweg or Midchannel of a River the boun dary of Conterminous States
206
Right of anticipating Attack
209
PART I
225
ExtraTerritoriality of certain Foreign Persons and Things
228
Merchant Vessels are subject to the Territorial Law
229
Right of Emigration
231
Domicil the criterion of National Character
232
Jurisdiction and Remedies
234
Comity of Nations in regard to Personal Property
236
Domicil of Origin and Domicil of Choice
238
CHAPTER X
241
diction
248
Maritime Jurisdiction of a Nation
249
Territorial Seas distinguished from Jurisdictional waters wo
250
Prescriptive Right over portions of the Sea
252
Right of Fishery on the High Seas
253
Neutrality of Jurisdictional Waters
254
Right of Maritime Toll in respect of Lighthouses and Seamarks
257
185
272
186
276
Century
281
of his Suite
306
The Ambassadors Jurisdiction over the personnel of the Embassy
307
Liability of an Ambassador to the payment of Local Dues
308
Liberty of Religious Worship
309
Inviolability of an Ambassador passing through the Territory of a Third Power
311
Consuls not Diplomatic Agents
316
CHAPTER XII
320
Natural Right
322
Equal and Unequal Leagues
324
Unequal Leagues not contrary to Equity 212 Personal and Real Leagues
326
Tests of Continuing Leagues
327
The Holy Alliance of 1815
329
History of the Holy Alliance 216 The Family Compact of the House of Bourbon
334
Treaties of Navigation and Commerce
336
Treaties of Jurisdiction
339
Treaties of ExtraTradition
343
325
344
ExtraTradition of Political Offenders exceptional
348
292
354
Treaties of Equal and Unequal Alliance
361
Treaties of Guaranty
367
Treaties of Neutrality
373
Identical Natural Law of Rude and Civilised
378

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Página 352 - But we are not inclined to admit the doctrine urged at the bar, that treaties become extinguished, ipso facto, by war between the two governments, unless they should be revived by an express or implied renewal on the return of peace. Whatever may be the latitude of doctrine laid down by elementary writers on the law of nations, dealing in general terms in relation to this subject, we are satisfied, that the doctrine contended for is not universally true.
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