Courts of Admirality in Colonial America: The Maryland Experience, 1634-1776
In early Maryland, admiralty courts profoundly affected the daily lives of the settlers. A lively examination of the admiralty law system transmitted from England and applied in early America. Include summary and analysis of nearly 150 cases, and the transcription of the records of a classic maritime case. Published in association with the Carolina Academic Press.
1994, David Owen and Michael Tolley, 458 pp, Hardcover