The Free Sea

The Free Sea

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The freedom of the oceans of the world and coastal waters has been a contentious issue in international law for the past four hundred years. The most influential argument in favor of freedom of navigation, trade, and fishing was that put forth by the Dutch theorist Hugo Grotius in his 1609 Mare Liberum (The Free Sea).The Free Sea was originally published in order to buttress Dutch claims of access to the lucrative markets of the East Indies. It had been composed… (more)

Book Details  

Publisher: Liberty Fund Inc. (March 12, 2004)

Collection: Natural Law and Enlightenment Classics

Format: EPUB

Page count: 170 pages

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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