TITLE

ASK PROFESSOR C. WORTHY

AUTHOR(S)
Snyder, Kari
PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
Boating;Mar2004, Vol. 77 Issue 3, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Delves into the question of whether or not a person can become a pirate. Myth on regulation of boat owners in countries outside the U.S. compared to waters within the U.S. territory; Application of state laws concerning the matter; Weaknesses of the U.S. in the boating category.
ACCESSION #
12527813

 

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