In the name of the battle against piracy [electronic resource] : ideas and practices in state monopoly of maritime violence in Europe and Asia in the period of transition /
edited by Ota Atsushi.
Leiden ; Boston : Brill, [2018]
xv, 268 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
9789004361478 (hardback : alk. paper), 9789004361485 (ebook)
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Leiden ; Boston : Brill, [2018]
9789004361478 (hardback : alk. paper)
9789004361485 (ebook)
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Privateers in the early-modern Mediterranean : violence, diplomacy and commerce in the Maghrib, c. 1600-1830 / Kudo Akihito and Ota Atsushi -- Plunder and free trade : British privateering and its abolition in 1856 in local perspective / Satsuma Shinsuke -- The making of the 'Joasmee' pirates : a relativist reconsideration of the Qawasimi piracy in the Persian Gulf / Hideaki Suzuki -- Petitions and predation : the politics of representation in northwest India at the turn of the nineteenth century / Lakshmi Subramanian -- Trade, piracy, and sovereignty : changing perceptions of piracy and Dutch colonial state-building in Malay waters, ca. 1780-1830 / Ota Atsushi -- In the name of sovereignty : Spain's tackling of 'Moro' piracy in the Sulu Zone, 1768-1898 / James Francis Warren -- Piracy prohibition edicts and the establishment of maritime control system in Japan, c. 1585-1640 / Fujita Tatsuo -- The suppression of pirates in the China Seas by the naval forces of China, Macao, and Britain (1780-1860) / Toyooka Yasufumi and Murakami Ei .
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-260) and index.

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