Emmerich de Vattel
Le droit des gens ou principes de la loi naturelle...
Leide: aux depens de la Compagnie, 1758. T. 1. , 224 p.
Law of Nations, or the Principles of Birth Rights - the most important work by Swiss jurist, philosopher, and diplomat E. de Vattel (1714-1767). It lays out a new liberal political philosophy, one which had a great effect on the diplomatic spheres in England and the USA at that time.