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Trade and empire in the Atlantic, 1400-1600

Author: David Birmingham
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2000.
Series: Introductions to history.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Trade and Empire in the Atlantic, 1400-1600 is a book that provides an introduction to early European expansion overseas. It explains why and how western seafarers visited the Caribbean, South America and Africa, and looks at the history of the communities which lived around the ocean as they responded to the challenges and opportunities which sea trade opened for them." "Historical thinking on the subject of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David Birmingham
ISBN: 0415234603 9780415234603 0415232066 9780415232067
OCLC Number: 42889745
Description: vi, 99 pages : maps ; 23 cm.
Contents: 1. Colonising the Atlantic islands --
2. merchandise of Africa --
3. Spain and the ocean crossing --
4. Portugal and the South Atlantic.
Series Title: Introductions to history.
Responsibility: David Birmingham.
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An accessible and concise introduction to European expansion overseas during the early modern period. It is the ideal guide to a controversial and essential topic of world history.  Read more...

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Birmingham has written a concise and lucid introduction to the colonial systems that Portugal and Spain developed during the 15th and 16th centuries in the lands of the Atlantic basin, organized into Read more...

 
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