Prize essays on a Congress of nations: for the adjustment of international disputes, and for the promotion of universal peace without resort to arms. Together with a sixth essay, comprising the substance of the rejected essays (Google eBook)
William Ladd, George Cone Beckwith, John Augustus Bolles, Hamilton, Thomas Cogswell Upham, Friend of peace, American Peace Society
Published by Whipple & Damrell, for the American Peace Society, 1840 - Arbitration (International law) - 706 pages
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