Naval Blockades in Peace and War by Lance E. Davis
Look inside with Google Book Preview
Naval Blockades in Peace and War
By Lance E. Davis

Naval Blockades in Peace and War

An Economic History Since 1750

By (author) See other recent books by Lance E. Davis See other recent books by Stanley L. Engerman
Format: Hardback

Normal Price: $225.00
Your Price: $202.50 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $22.50! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $10.12 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply, Not for Xmas



Naval Blockades in Peace and War by Lance E. Davis

Book Description

A number of major blockades, including the Continental System in the Napoleonic Wars, the War of 1812, the American Civil War, and World Wars I and II, in addition to the increased use of peacetime blockades and sanctions with the hope of avoiding war, are examined in this book. The impact of technology and organizational changes on the nature of blockades and their effectiveness as military measures are discussed. Legal, economic, and political questions are explored to understand the various constraints upon belligerent behavior. The analysis draw upon the extensive amount of quantitative material available from military publications.

Buy Naval Blockades in Peace and War book by Lance E. Davis from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.


Book Details

ISBN: 9780521857499
ISBN-10: 052185749X
Format: Hardback
(228mm x 152mm x 25mm)
Pages: 464
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 4-Dec-2006
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions...


Books By Author Lance E. Davis

Naval Blockades in Peace and War by Lance E. Davis Naval Blockades in Peace and War, Paperback (August 2012)

An examination of the effectiveness of naval blockades and sanctions since 1750.

Evolving Financial Markets and International Capital Flows by Lance E. Davis Evolving Financial Markets and International Capital Flows, Paperback (March 2011)

This study examines the impact of British capital flows on the evolution of capital markets in four countries.

Mammon and the Pursuit of Empire by Lance E. Davis Mammon and the Pursuit of Empire, Paperback (August 2009)

This book presents answers to some of the key questions about the economics of imperialism.

International Capital Markets and American Economic Growth, 1820-1914 by Lance E. Davis International Capital Markets and American Economic Growth, 1820-1914, Paperback (July 2002)

This book provides quantitative assessments and qualitative descriptions of foreign investment in the US and American investment abroad.

» View all books by Lance E. Davis

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Naval Blockades in Peace and War book by Lance E. Davis and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review


Author Biography - Lance E. Davis

Lance E. Davis is Mary Stillman Harkness Professor of Social Science at the California Institute of Technology. He is author or editor of many books, including Institutional Change and American Economic Growth (1971, with Douglass North), Mammon and the Pursuit of Empire: The Political Economy of British Imperialism (1986, with Robert Huttenback, revised and abridged edition, 1988), International Capital Markets and American Economic Growth, 1820-1914 (1994, with Robert Cull), and Evolving Financial Markets and International Capital Flows: Britain, the Americas, and Australia, 1870-1914 (200, with Robert Gallman), all published by Cambridge University Press. Professor Davis has also contributed chapters to the Cambridge Economic History of the United States. Stanley L. Engerman is Professor of Economics and of History at the University of Rochester. He is the co-editor of The Cambridge Economic History of the United States and of Finance, Intermediaries, and Economic Development (Cambridge University Press, 1993).

Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by Lance E. Davis close
Naval Blockades in Peace and War by Lance E. Davis
Evolving Financial Markets and International Capital Flows by Lance E. Davis
Mammon and the Pursuit of Empire by Lance E. Davis
International Capital Markets and American Economic Growth, 1820-1914 by Lance E. Davis
Evolving Financial Markets and International Capital Flows by Lance E. Davis
International Capital Markets and American Economic Growth, 1820-1914 by Lance E. Davis
Mammon and the Pursuit of Empire by Lance E. Davis
»
Recent books by Stanley L. Engerman close
Naval Blockades in Peace and War by Stanley L. Engerman
Economic Development in the Americas Since 1500 by Stanley L. Engerman
Economic Development in the Americas Since 1500 by Stanley L. Engerman
Cambridge World History of Slavery: Volume 3, AD 1420-AD 1804 by Stanley L. Engerman
Finance, Intermediaries, and Economic Development by Stanley L. Engerman
Naval Blockades in Peace and War by Stanley L. Engerman
Land Rights, Ethno-Nationality and Sovereignty in History by Stanley L. Engerman
British Capitalism and Caribbean Slavery by Stanley L. Engerman
Finance, Intermediaries, and Economic Development by Stanley L. Engerman
Slavery by Stanley L. Engerman
Cambridge Economic History of the United States by Stanley L. Engerman
Historical Guide to World Slavery by Stanley L. Engerman
Cambridge Economic History of the United States by Stanley L. Engerman
Time on the Cross by Stanley L. Engerman
Without Consent or Contract by Stanley L. Engerman
Without Consent or Contract by Stanley L. Engerman
Long-term Factors in American Economic Grrowth by Stanley L. Engerman
»
BoomerangBooks.com.au close