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The Nomination Database for the Nobel Prize
in Peace, 1901-1956

Year: 1908
Number: 18-1
   
Nominee:  
Fyodor Fyodorovich (Frédéric) Martens
M
1845
1909
Professor of International Law. Diplomat. International arbitrator
St. Petersburg
St. Petersburg
RU (RUSSIAN FEDERATION)
   
Motivation: Martens advocated international arbitration and he also worked to establish a codification of the laws of war. He often acted as mediator in disputes between European states. Author of the book "La paix et la guerre".
   
Nominator:
 
Georges Streit
M
Member of the Institute of International Law
Athens
GR (GREECE)
   
Evaluation: No
   
Comment: Martens was on the short list, but no new evaluation was requested.
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