The Peace Treaties; Comprising the League of Nations Covenant, Digest of the German Treaty, Digest of the Austrian Treaty, with Annotations by the American Mission at the Peace Conference Milestones on the Road to Victory. Indexed

The Peace Treaties; Comprising the League of Nations Covenant, Digest of the German Treaty, Digest of the Austrian Treaty, with Annotations by the American Mission at the Peace Conference Milestones on the Road to Victory. Indexed

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1919 edition. Excerpt: ...The Elbe from the junction of the Vltava, the Vltava from Prague, the Oder from Oppa, the Niemen from Grodno, and the Danube from Ulm. Their connections are included and the riparian states are required to assure good conditions of navigation within their territories where no special organization exists for such work. Appeal as to the upkeep of these international rivers may be had to the League of Nations which may arrange an international waterways convention. Special international commissions are provided for working out these plans. The Danube Limited to representatives of Great Britain, France, Italy and Roumania, the European Danube Commission resumes its pre-war powers and the Upper Danube is to be administered by a new international commission, pending a more permanent international arrangement to be reached within a year after the peace. The enemy governments agree to cede their interests and river faculties in territory they have ceded to new states and shall make reparation to the European Danube Commission for damages sustained during the war. Czechoslovakia, Serbia and Roumania shall be given any rights necessary to enable them to carry out navigation improvements along their shores. The Rhine and Moselle For the purpose of administration of the Rhine a central commission shall meet at Strasburg within six months after the peace, being composed as follows: four representatives of France, which shall select the President of the commission; four of Germany, and two each of Great Britain, Italy, Belgium, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Germany agrees in advance to permit France to divert water from the Rhine to feed canals on the French side of the river while refraining from making such diversions on the left bank. Germany must...show more

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  • Paperback | 40 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 2mm | 91g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236486420
  • 9781236486424