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Published: 03 January 2022

320 Pages | 10 b/w illsutrations

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190265649

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The Poseidon Project

The Struggle to Govern the World's Oceans

David Bosco

  • Explains the historical development of the law of the sea and the relevance of key legal concepts in today's world
  • Provides background and context for today's maritime disputes, including in Asian waters and in the Arctic
  • Analyzes how fragile international organizations and courts are attempting to interpret and enforce international rules for the oceans
  • Describes how the principle of "freedom of the seas" developed and has evolved over time