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Published: 01 December 1998

423 Pages

6 x 9 inches

ISBN: 9780968128848

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Global Markets

The Internationalization of the Sea Transport Industries since 1850

Edited by David J Starkey and Gelina Harlaftis

Liverpool University Press

Research in Maritime History LUP

  • This book is concerned with the role played by the sea transport industries in the development of global markets and it claims that the sea transport industry is fundamentally intrinsic to the political and economic interactions between nations
  • It seeks to demonstrate that the elements of shipping, internationalisation, and globalisation are intertwined
  • Its purpose is to trace the development and examine the consequences of globalisation as it relates to maritime history

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