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foreword the law of war is of fundamental importance to the armed forces of the united states. the law of war is part of who we are. george washington, as commander in chief of the continental army, agreed with his british adversary that the revolutionary war would be “carried on agreeable to the rules which humanity formed” and “to prevent or punish every br...