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Essays in the economic history of the Atlantic world

Author: John J McCusker
Publisher: London : Routledge, 1997
Series: Routledge studies in international economic and social history ; 1
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The 14 essays, revised for this volume, share as their common theme the development of the Atlantic economy, especially British America and the Caribbean. They establish the strengths and weaknesses  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John J McCusker
ISBN: 0415168414 9780415168410
OCLC Number: 470415294
Description: xxiii, 426 s. : ill., kort
Contents: Figures. Tables. Abbreviations. Introduction 1. Guides to Primary Sources for the History of Early British America 2. The Wine Price and Medieval Mercantile Shipping 3. The Tonnage of Ships Engaged in British Colonial Trade during the Eighteenth Century 4. Weights and Measures in the Colonial Sugar Trade: The Gallon and the Pound and Their International Equivalents 5. The Rate of Exchange on Amsterdam in London, 1590-1660 6. The Italian Business Press in Early Modern Europe 7. The Business Press in England before 1775
Series Title: Routledge studies in international economic and social history ; 1
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"The impressive range and depth of these essays does not obscure McCusker's central concern with colonial British America in an Atlantic world. All those interested in this burgeoning field will also Read more...

 
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