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Book Launch of The Trial of the Kaiser by Professor William A. Schabas

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START DATE 22 November 2018
START TIME 05:00pm

C219-20, Middlesex University London, The Burroughs, Hendon, London, NW4 4BT

END DATE 22 November 2018
END TIME 07:30pm

Featuring commentary from speaker Dr Mark S. Ellis, Executive Director, International Bar Association, London.

  • A lively and engaging account of the attempted prosecution of Kaiser Wilhelm II after the First World War, relevant to those interested in history as well as the law
  • Explores the origins of international criminal justice, shedding light on contemporary developments in international prosecutions, such as the establishment of the International Criminal Court
  • Draws on numerous primary sources hitherto unexamined in published work, including transcripts which illuminate this period of international law making
  • An authoritative work from an expert in the field: Schabas has authored more than twenty books in the fields of human rights and international criminal law


17:00 Tea on 2nd Floor Mezzanine, College Building

17:30 Brief talk in Room C219-20, College Building followed by light buffet on 2nd Floor Mezzanine

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