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" Instructions for the Government of the Armies of the United States in the Field was directed by the President to be promulgated in a general order (No. "
Harper's Encyclopędia of United States History from 458 A. D. to 1906 ... - Page 389
by Benson John Lossing - 1906
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The North American Review, Volume 163

North American review - 1896
...which is an entirely distinct and independent power. Dr. Francis Lieber, in a manuscript note to the "Instructions for the government of the armies of the United States in the field," which was found among his papers after his death, wrote as follows : " As to martial law...
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Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences

American Academy of Arts and Sciences - Humanities - 1874
...of the general law of nations. " During the American civil war," he adds, " and in April, 1863, the 'Instructions for the Government of the Armies of the United States in the Field ' appeared, which is to be regarded as the very first codification of the laws of war, in....
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The Future: A Political Essay

Montgomery Hunt Throop - United States - 1864 - 335 pages
...sustain these different propositions by the compilation made by Dr. Francis Lieber, and entitled " Instructions for the Government of the Armies of the United States in the Field," which were " approved by the President," and promulgated to the army by an order dated...
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The United States Service Magazine, Volume 4

Military art and science - 1865
...presumption may in each case be removed and the penalty averted. • On this subject we quote from the "Instructions for the Government of the Armies of the United States in the Field" : — " Men, or squads of men, who commit hostilities, whether by fighting or inroads for...
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Supplement to the Cyclopędia of American Literature: Including Obituaries ...

Evert Augustus Duyckinck - American literature - 1866 - 162 pages
...published "for the information of all concerned." by order of the Secretary of War, in a pamphlet entitled Instructions for the Government of the Armies of the United States in. the Field. Dr. Lieber, at the close of the war, in 1865, was appointed superintendent or head of a...
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Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court of ..., Volume 1

Joseph Brown Heiskell - Law reports, digests, etc - 1870
...there is no difficulty in ascertaining the laws of war as recognized by the United States. In the " Instructions for the government of the armies of the United States in the field," prepared by Francis Leiber, LLD, approved by the President, and published by order of the...
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The American Historical Record, Volume 1

Benson John Lossing - United States - 1872
...prepared, for the use of the army, an essay on " Guerrilla Parties;" and the following year he prepared " Instructions for the Government of the Armies of the United States in the Field." The most prominent of Dr. Lieber's literary productions, are a translation of a French...
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The Life, Character and Writings of Francis Lieber: A Discourse Delivered ...

Martin Russell Thayer - Political scientists - 1873 - 50 pages
...of the United States, and promulgated in general orders of the war department, 'No. 100, (1863) as "Instructions for the government of the armies of the United States in the field," is one of the greatest works of his later years. He thereby conferred not only a benefit...
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Potter's American Monthly: An Illustrated Magazine of History ..., Volume 2

United States - 1873
...preparation of the code of war promulgated in general orders of the war Department (No. 100, 1863), as "Instructions for the government of the Armies of the United States in the field." He also spoke of his pamphlet on " Guerrilla Parties," his tract on " Naturalization,"...
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The Medical department of the United States army

United States. Surgeon-General's Office - 1873 - 314 pages
...upon this subject in paragraph 53, of General Orders,- No. 100, dated April 24, 1863, containing " Instructions for the government of the armies of the United States in the field," drawn up by Professor Francis Lieber, LL.D. : "The enemy's chaplains, officers of the medical...
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