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Smuggling: Contraband and Corruption in World History

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Exploring the history of smuggling around the world, Alan L. Karras traces all aspects of this pervasive and enduring crime. Through a compelling set of cases drawn from a rich array of historical and contemporary sources, Karras shows how smuggling of every conceivable good has flourished in every place, at every time. The author also sets smugglers--the ultimate free traders--in the context of the global political economy, where they are tightly woven into an uneasy relationship among governments, taxation, and corruption ...

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Smuggling: Contraband and Corruption in World History
2011, Rowman & Littlefield Publishers

ISBN-13: 9780742553163

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Smuggling: Contraband and Corruption in World History
2009, Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Lanham, MD

ISBN-13: 9780742553156

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