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The IMLI Manual on International Maritime Law: Volume II: Shipping Law

Edited by David Joseph Attard, Malgosia Fitzmaurice, Ignacio Arroyo, Norman Martinez, Elda Belja


This book presents a systematic analysis of the history and contemporary development of international maritime law. This second volume in the three-volume set provides a detailed understanding of the historical development of shipping law looking at concepts, sources, and international organizations relating to shipping law; nationality, registration, and ownership of ships; ship sale and shipping contracts; ship management and ship finance; arrest of ships; international trade and shipping documents; carriage of goods, passengers, and their luggage by sea; maritime labour law; law of maritime safety; law of marine collisions; law of salvage; law of wrecks; law of general average; law of towage; law of harbours and pilotage; limitation of liability for maritime claims; and law of marine insurance. This volume also addresses the major issues which arise in the law of the sea.

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David Joseph Attard, editor

Malgosia Fitzmaurice, editor

Ignacio Arroyo, editor

Norman Martinez, editor

Elda Belja, editor

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