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.
The Navigation Acts and their impact on colonial life in America. Part of an e-text
on the history of the United States.
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 ...
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 ...
The role of Navigation Acts in the history of the United States of America.
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 ID 4102. Date:1660. Annotation: The Navigation
Acts were laws designed to support English shipbuilding and restrict trade ...
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, in English history, name given to certain parliamentary
legislation, more properly called the British Acts of Trade. The acts were an
outgrowth of ...
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 ...