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Laws of War


Laws restraining the conduct of warfare. See also International Law.

Geoffrey Best. War and Law Since 1945. Oxford: Clarendon Press. 1994. 434pp.

Michael Byers. War Law: Understanding International Law and Armed Conflict. Grove Press. 2007. 224pp.

Michael Howard; George J. Andreopoulos; Mark R. Shulman (editors). The Laws of War: Constraints on Warfare in the Western World. Yale University Press. 1994. 311pp.

Michael Howard (editor). Restraints on War: Studies in the Limitation of Armed Conflict. Oxford University Press. 1979. 173pp.

M. H. Keen. The Laws of War in the Late Middle Ages. London: Routledge & K. Paul. 1965. 291pp.

Stephen C. Neff. War and the Law of Nations: A General History. Cambridge University Press. 2005. 443pp.

John Fabian Witt. Lincoln's Code: The Laws of War in American History. New York: Simon and Schuster. 2012. 498pp.

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