- HugoHuig de Groot, 1583–1645, Dutch jurist and statesman.
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The reduction of the law of nations to a system was reserved for Grotius.A Discourse on the Study of the Law of Nature and Nations
How is it that the tombs of William and Grotius can be in a new church?The Chauffeur and the Chaperon
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Grotius and his colleagues also took a precipitate departure.
Have you heard whether my Grotius is to die, and Hoogerbeets also?
The box was conveyed to the apartment of Grotius, and the project explained to him.Dikes and Ditches
- Hugo, original name Huig de Groot. 1583–1645, Dutch jurist and statesman, whose De Jure Belli ac Pacis (1625) is regarded as the foundation of modern international law