Naval Blockades in Peace and War: An Economic History since 1750

Naval Blockades in Peace and War: An Economic History since 1750

by Lance E. Davis, Stanley L. Engerman
     
 

An examination of the effectiveness of naval blockades and sanctions since 1750, first published in 2007.See more details below

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An examination of the effectiveness of naval blockades and sanctions since 1750, first published in 2007.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521857499
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
07/31/2006
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
464
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 1.42(d)

Table of Contents

Preface; 1. Introduction: 'Thou shalt not pass'; 2. Britain, France and Napoleon's Continental Systems, 1793–1815; 3. The United States versus Great Britain, 1776–1815; 4. The North blockades the Confederacy, 1861–5; 5. International law and naval blockades during World War I: Britain, Germany, and the United States: traditional strategies versus the submarine; 6. Legal and economic aspects of naval blockades: the United States, Great Britain, and Germany in World War II; 7. The American submarine and aerial mine blockade of the Japanese home islands, 1941–5; 8. Blockades without war: from Pacific blockades to sanctions; 9. Blockades, war and international law: what it all means; Conclusion.

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