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Navigation Acts


The Navigation Acts were a series of laws that restricted the use of foreign ships for trade between every country except Britain. This ended 200 years later.

Navigation Acts - History of the USA


The Navigation Acts and their impact on colonial life in America. Part of an e-text on the history of the United States.

Navigation Acts | United Kingdom | Britannica.com


Apr 23, 2015 ... The first navigation act, passed in 1381, remained virtually a dead letter because of a shortage of ships. In the 16th century various Tudor ...

Navigation Acts (1651, 1660) | NCpedia


Jan 1, 2006 ... The Navigation Acts (1651, 1660) were acts of Parliament intended to promote the self-sufficiency of the British Empire by restricting colonial ...

Navigation Acts - United States History


The role of Navigation Acts in the history of the United States of America.

The Navigation Act, 1651 - BCW Project


Apr 19, 2005 ... The first Navigation Act was passed by the Rump Parliament in October 1651 in the wake of an unsuccessful diplomatic attempt by Oliver St ...

Navigation Acts - Digital History


Navigation Acts Digital History ID 4102. Date:1660. Annotation: The Navigation Acts were laws designed to support English shipbuilding and restrict trade ...

The Restoration and the Navigation Acts | Mises Daily - Mises Institute


One of the most far-reaching actions of the Restoration was a series of Navigation Acts, by which England imposed mercantilist restrictions on its empire .

Navigation Acts - Infoplease


Navigation Acts, in English history, name given to certain parliamentary legislation, more properly called the British Acts of Trade. The acts were an outgrowth of ...

The Navigation Act of 1660 - WW Norton & Company


Acting upon such a doctrine, the British government enacted a series of Navigation Acts over the course of the second half of the seventeenth century. The first ...

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Navigation Acts *** - Colonial America


Check out this site for facts about the Navigation Acts in Colonial America. History and effects of the Navigation Acts in the colonies. Facts and information about ...

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Navigation Acts in English history, name given to certain parliamentary legislation, more properly called the British Acts of Trade. The acts were...

British Navigation Acts of 1651: Definition, Purpose & Summary ...


This lesson will cover the British Navigation Acts of 1651. We will lay out the main provisions of the Acts, discuss their background and purpose,...