A search for sovereignty
Lauren A. Benton
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A search for sovereignty

law and geography in European Empires, 1400--1900

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This edition was published in by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge [UK], . New York.

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A search for sovereignty

law and geography in European Empires, 1400--1900

This edition was published in by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge [UK], . New York.


Table of Contents

Introduction : anomalies of empire
Treacherous places : Atlantic riverine regions and the law of treason
Sovereignty at sea : jurisdiction, piracy, and ocean regionalism
Island chains : military law and convict transportation
Landlocked : colonial enclaves and the problem of quasi-sovereignty
Conclusion : bare sovereignty and empire.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
341.4/2
Library of Congress
KJC1337 .B46 2010, KJC1337.B46 2010

The Physical Object

Pagination
p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL23208216M
ISBN 13
9780521881050, 9780521707435
LC Control Number
2009015844
Library Thing
9263098

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