The Recognition of Cuban Belligerency

@article{HersheyTheRO,
  title={The Recognition of Cuban Belligerency},
  author={Amos Shartle Hershey},
  journal={The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science},
  volume={7},
  pages={74 - 85}
}
  • A. S. Hershey
  • Political Science
  • The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science
The purpose of this paper is to demonstrate the undoubted right and propriety on the part of the United States Government to accord belligerent rights to the Cuban insurgents. It must be confessed, however, at the outset, that it is very difficult to see what immediate practical benefits the Cubans are to enjoy as a result of these rights, so far as the conduct of the war against Spain is concerned, inasmuch as they are in no position to exercise them. Such recognition by the United States… Expand
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