Pollution, Politics, and International Law Tankers at Sea (Science, Technology, & the Changing World Order) by Michael R. Mgonigle

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Subjects:

  • Law and legislation,
  • Tankers,
  • Liability for oil pollution da,
  • Liability for oil pollution damages,
  • Oil pollution of the sea,
  • Petroleum

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Number of Pages416
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Open LibraryOL7708527M
ISBN 100520036905
ISBN 109780520036901

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