In this lively book, Alan L. Karras traces the history of smuggling
around the world and explores all aspects of this pervasive and
enduring crime. Through a compelling set of cases drawn from a rich
array of historical and contemporary sources, Karras shows how
smuggling of every conceivable good has flourished in every place,
at every time. Significantly, Karras draws a clear distinction
between smugglers and their more popular criminal cousins,... more...