Foreign vessel operations in the U.S. exclusive economic zone
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Foreign vessel operations in the U.S. exclusive economic zone hearing before the Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation of the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, June 17, 2010 by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English


  • United States. Coast Guard,
  • Mobile offshore structures,
  • Continental shelf,
  • Ships,
  • BP Deepwater Horizon Explosion and Oil Spill, 2010,
  • United States,
  • Drilling platforms,
  • Maritime law,
  • Economic zones (Law of the sea),
  • Nationality,
  • Accidents,
  • Oil spills

Book details:

LC ClassificationsKF27 .P89627 2010e
The Physical Object
Paginationxxx, 195 p. :
Number of Pages195
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24867187M
ISBN 100160879973
ISBN 109780160879975
LC Control Number2011388892

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