The Navigation Act of 1651 was directed against the carrying trade of Holland, with avowedly hostile intentions.
And after all this, every Navigation Act, every act of trade must be repealed.
Thus the policy of a Navigation Act was defeated, and another year was lost.
In order to obtain this revenue he first gave his care to the revision of the Navigation Act.
Accordingly orders were given to enforce the Navigation Act.
The price of tobacco was depressed by the monopoly of the English Navigation Act, and the cost of imported goods, enhanced.
In 1783, therefore, the Navigation Act had become in general acceptance a measure not merely commercial, but military.
It has been proposed in Congress to pass a Navigation Act, which will deeply strike at that of Great Britain.
The Navigation Act was another blow to them, although it could not yet be enforced altogether.
The Navigation Act of Great Britain had been made a subject of heavy complaint.