ABRAHAMSSON, Bernhard J.
Title: International Ocean Shipping : Current Concepts and Principles. First Edition
Publisher:  Westview Press, Boulder, CO, 1980, ISBN:0891588752
Seller ID: 113668
ABRAHAMSSON, Bernhard J. International Ocean Shipping : Current Concepts and Principles. Boulder, Colorado : Westview Press, (1980). First Edition. Pp. (8),vii-xv,(3),1-232,(4), including tables and diagrams to text. 8vo, tancloth, blue lettering to spine and upper board. Published in cooperation w ith the Canadian Marine Transportation Centre, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada. Rickaby, Shipping Busi ness and Maritime Economics: An AnnotatedInternational Bibliography 586. "The purpose of this book is to provide a basic text in international ocean shipping and to serve as a basis both foran understanding of how the industry functions and for the problems and is sues that arise because of its international character. -from the text. 1. Merchant Shipping in Transition: An Overview; 2. Transportation Economics; 3. Basic Concepts and Principles; 4. Freight Rates and Tariffs; 5. The Elements of Ocean Shipping; 6. Functional Types of Ships; 7. Types of TransportContracts; 8. Marine Insurance; 9. Rate Determination: The Tramp and Liner Markets; 10. Flags of Registry; 11. International Organizations. Appendice s A. Statistics; B. International Conventions on Bills of Lading; C. International Conventions on Marine Pollution Controls. With bibliography and index Very good. 25.00