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This book is now Out of Print.
A new edition has been published, the details can be seen here:
The York-Antwerp Rules: Principles and Practice of a General Average Adjustment 4th ed isbn 9781138285798

The York-Antwerp Rules: Principles and Practice of a General Average Adjustment 3rd ed

ISBN13: 9781843118862
New Edition ISBN: 9781138285798
Previous Edition ISBN: 1859780261
Published: November 2010
Publisher: Informa Law from Routledge
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: Out of print

Written from the perspective of the Average Adjuster, this book is an essential read for practitioners in maritime law and marine insurance in order to update their knowledge of the intricacies surrounding this fascinating subject. Not only does this book address the changes between the 1994 and 2004 Rules, this new edition has also been fully revised and updated to reflect the relevant legal decisions since 1994.

The book contains:-

  • Historical references regarding the establishment of General Average from Roman Law onwards
  • Establishment of the International rules: - The Glasgow Resolution 1860 - The York rules of 1864 - The York-Antwerp Rules 1877, 1890, 1924, 1950, 1974 & 1994
  • TThe variation and changes to the text in 2004 but only those which had a significant effect
  • Why the 2004 changes were not universally adopted
  • General average security