Factors influencing a U.S. position in a future law of the sea conference

by John A. Knauss

Publisher: Law of the Sea Institute, University of Rhode Island in [Kingston

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  • Territorial waters.,
  • Law of the sea.,
  • Marine resources conservation -- Law and legislation.,
  • United States -- Foreign relations -- 1969-1974.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementby John A. Knauss.
SeriesLaw of the Sea Institute. Occasional paper ;, no. 10, Occasional paper (Law of the Sea Institute) ;, no. 10.
LC ClassificationsJX4419 .K5
The Physical Object
Pagination30 l.
Number of Pages30
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Open LibraryOL5277184M
LC Control Number71636674

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