Attack on Maritime Trade

  • Nicholas Tracy

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Introduction

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      Pages 1-5
  3. Before World War I

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 7-9
  4. The Twentieth Century

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      Pages 117-121
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  5. Back Matter
    Pages 247-277

About this book


This text explores the motives for attacks on maritime trade over the last five centuries and assesses the strategic utility of that form of naval action. The author has also written "Navies, Deterrence and American Independence".


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Authors and affiliations

  • Nicholas Tracy
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  1. 1.Department of HistoryUniversity of New BrunswickFrederictonCanada

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1991
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-12305-6
  • Online ISBN 978-1-349-12303-2
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