Little, Brown, Boston, 1858,: 1858
LAWRENCE, William Beach. Visitation and Search; or, An Historical Sketch of the British Claim to Exercise a Maritime Police Over the Vessels of All Nations, in Peace as well as War, with an Inquiry into the Expediency of Terminating the Eight Article of the Ashburton Treaty
. Boston : Little, Brown and Company, 1858. Pp 218. 8vo, brown pressed cloth.
Importance attached by the United States to their maritime rights;
The vessels of a nation, on the high seas, a portion of its territory;
The belligerent right of visitation and search;
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