The outlaw sea: a world of freedom, chaos, and crime

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RB Large Print, 2004 - Inheritance and succession - 294 pages
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More than fory thousand ships ply their trade on the world's oceans and their crews are plagued with "myriad concerns: pollution, overburdened infrastructures, maritime terrorism, grim working conditions and even death"--Jacket.

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User Review  - JeffV - LibraryThing

While ocean travel might be safer now that is has ever been, that's not to say it isn't trouble-free. Profit motives and lax regulations can lead to maritime disasters, such as unseaworthy ships ... Read full review

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I listened to this on audio, read by the author himself. It was a random pick from the library, though I am somewhat familiar with the author’s work for Vanity Fair. In reading other reviews once I ... Read full review

Contents

AN OCEAN WORLD
1
THE WAVE MAKERS
41
TO THE RAMPARTS
102
Copyright

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