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Neptune and the Netherlands : state, economy, and war at sea in the Renaissance

This book, mainly based on primary sources from various countries, provides fascinating new insights into the origin and development of the Admiralty and maritime policy in the Low Countries before the Dutch Revolt, including government interference with maritime strategy, warfare, privateering, prize law, commerce, and fishery.
eBook, English, 2004
Brill, Leiden, 2004