Emer de Vattel
Historical Period: The 18th Century
Emer de Vattel (1714-1767) was one of the foremost theorists of natural law in the 18th century. His writings were widely read in the American colonies and had a profound impact on the thinking of the framers of the American constitution.
- Author: Le droit des gens, ou Principes de la loi naturelle, 2 vols.
- Author: The Law of Nations (LF ed.)
- Author: The Law of Nations (1833 ed.)