The Politics Of Piracy

Author: Douglas R. Burgess, Jr.
Publisher: ForeEdge from University Press of New England
ISBN: 1611686989
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In The Politics of Piracy, competing criminalities become a lens to examine England's legal relationship with America.

The Pirates Pact

Author: Douglas Burgess
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 0071643362
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Here's the story of how almost every well-known buccaneer of the “Golden Age of Piracy” enjoyed active sponsorship from England's governors in the American colonies- setting a pattern of official disobedience to the Crown that would ...

The Politics Of Piracy

Author: Andrew Mertha
Publisher: Cornell University Press
ISBN: 9780801443640
Size: 75.92 MB
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Mertha analyzes the impact of external political pressure on the enforcement of intellectual property rights.

Crime And Punishment In America

Author: David B. Wolcott
Publisher: Infobase Publishing
ISBN: 1438126891
Size: 32.25 MB
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Crime and Punishment in America examines the development of crime and punishment in the United Statesfrom the criminal justice practices of American Indians and the influence of colonists to the mistreatment of slaves, as well as such ...

Rakes Highwaymen And Pirates

Author: Erin Mackie
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 9780801895302
Size: 14.24 MB
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This is not, finally, a book about pirates (or highwaymen, or rakes) so much as it is a study of our fascination with them."—Journal of Early Modern Cultural Studies "The book impresses with its attentive close readings of important texts ...

Outlaws Of The Atlantic

Author: Marcus Rediker
Publisher: Beacon Press
ISBN: 0807033103
Size: 34.67 MB
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And by casting these rebels by sea as cosmopolitan workers of the world, he reminds us that to understand the rise of capitalism, globalization, and the formation of race and class, we must look to the sea. From the Hardcover edition.

Pirates Merchants Settlers And Slaves

Author: Kevin P. McDonald
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520282906
Size: 25.81 MB
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This work captures pirates and piracy in their various contexts, complicating the story we all thought we knew so well."—Carla Gardina Pestana, Professor and Joyce Appleby Endowed Chair of America in the World, Department of History, ...

The Case Of The Piglet S Paternity

Author: Jon C. Blue
Publisher: Wesleyan University Press
ISBN: 0819575380
Size: 78.13 MB
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The Case of the Piglet’s Paternity assembles thirty-three of the most significant and intriguing trials of the period.

Ocean Law And Policy

Author: Carlos Espósito
Publisher: BRILL
ISBN: 9004311440
Size: 32.34 MB
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In Ocean Law and Policy: Twenty Years of Development under the UNCLOS Regime, experts from fourteen countries present nineteen papers that provide insightful analyses of these wide-ranging issues that form the emerging new context of UNCLOS ...

Why Nations Fail

Author: Daron Acemoglu
Publisher: Profile Books
ISBN: 1847654614
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Why are some nations more prosperous than others? Why Nations Fail sets out to answer this question, with a compelling and elegantly argued new theory: that it is not down to climate, geography or culture, but because of institutions.