Filed Under: International Law; Maritime Law
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Public International Law, 2/e$60.00 – $96.00
The line from which the seaward extent of a coastal state’s maritime zones is measured; the default baseline corresponds to the low-water line along the coast, but straight baselines enclosing fringes of coastal islands or deeply indented coastlines are also permissible.