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" Neutral goods, with the exception of contraband of war, are not liable to capture under the enemy's flag. 4. Blockades, in order to be binding, must be effective, that is to say, maintained by a force sufficient really to prevent access to the coast of... "
The Works of William H. Seward - Page 192
by William Henry Seward - 1884
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The American Civil War Through British Eyes Dispatches from British ...

James J. Barnes, Patience P. Barnes, Prudence P.. Barnes - History - 2003 - 336 pages
...to be asked, to declare in the amplest manner, that it recognized the principle that enemies' goods, with the exception of contraband of war, are not liable to capture under a friendly flag; and that the goods of a friend are not liable to capture under an enemy's flag. The...
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History of the Liverpool Privateers and Letters of Marque: With an Account ...

Gomer Williams - History - 2004 - 718 pages
...Paris," and which was appended to the treaty, on April i6th. The Declaration ran as follows: — " i. Privateering is, and remains abolished. " 2. The neutral...exception of contraband of war. " 3. Neutral goods, except contraband of war, are not liable to capture under the enemy's flag. "4. Blockades, in order...
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German Naval Strategy, 1856-1888: Forerunners to Tirpitz

David H. Olivier - History - 2004 - 213 pages
...remains, abolished. 2. The neutral flag covers the enemy's goods, with the exception of contraband. 3. Neutral goods, with the exception of contraband of war, are not liable to capture under the enemy's flag. 4. Blockades, in order to be binding, must be effective, that is to say, maintained...
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Naval Blockades in Peace and War: An Economic History since 1750

Lance E. Davis, Stanley L. Engerman - History - 2006
...and Britain, that were, in large measure, to define the interests of both belligerents and neutrals: 1) "Privateering is and remains abolished." 2) "The...enemy's goods, with the exception of contraband of war. ('Free ships' make 'free goods'.)" 3) "Neutral flags, with the exception of contraband of war,...
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Naval Blockades and Seapower: Strategies and Counter-strategies, 1805-2005

Bruce A. Elleman, S. C. M. Paine - Transportation - 2006 - 319 pages
...blockade. The four clauses of the Declaration are often cited: "Privateering is, and remains abolished; The neutral flag covers enemy's goods, with the exception of contraband of war; Neutral goods, with the exception of contraband of war, are not liable to capture under enemy's...
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