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The Business of Shipping - 9th Edition by Ira Breskin (Hardcover)

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Number of Pages: 448

Genre: Business + Money Management

Sub-Genre: Industries

Format: Hardcover

Publisher: Cornell Maritime Press

Age Range: Adult

Book theme: Transportation

Author: Ira Breskin

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Language: English

Street Date: March 28, 2018
TCIN: 80821579
UPC: 9780764354724
Item Number (DPCI): 315-00-1248
Origin: Made in the USA or Imported


About the Book

"Based on previous editions by James J. Buckley and Lane C. Kendall."

Book Synopsis

The classic Business of Shipping (now in its ninth edition) remains North America's most comprehensive industry-focused book that explains and analyzes marine transportation and related industries, both domestic and international. This is an authoritative text that is required reading for a newcomer looking to understand basic shipping operations, regulations, and international cargo movement, or a specialized professional seeking insight into other industry segments. Revised and fully updated, the ninth edition reaffirms its status as the cornerstone text in marine transportation education.

About the Author

Ira Breskin is a senior lecturer at the State University of New York Maritime College in the Bronx, NY, where he teaches courses in maritime economics, operations, and regulation. He lives in Great Neck, NY, with his wife Terry and daughter Marti.
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Estimated ship dimensions: 1.25 inches length x 6.25 inches width x 9.25 inches height
Estimated ship weight: 2.1 pounds
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