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On the rim of the Caribbean : colonial Georgia and the British Atlantic world

Author: Paul M Pressly
Publisher: Athens : University of Georgia Press, ©2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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How did colonial Georgia, an economic backwater in its early days, make its way into the burgeoning Caribbean and Atlantic economies where trade spilled over national boundaries, merchants operated in multiple markets, and the transport of enslaved Africans bound together four continents?. In On the Rim of the Caribbean, Paul M. Pressly interprets Georgia's place in the Atlantic world in light of recent work in  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Livres électroniques
History
Livres numériques
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Pressly, Paul M.
On the rim of the Caribbean.
Athens : University of Georgia Press, ©2013
(DLC) 2012033964
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Paul M Pressly
ISBN: 9780820345802 0820345806
OCLC Number: 904299778
Notes: Titre de l'écran-titre (visionné le 24 févr. 2015).
TRAITEMENT SOMMAIRE.
Description: 1 ressource en ligne (xi, 354 p.)
Contents: The three Georgias --
Merging planting elites --
The West Indies, cornerstone of trade --
Savannah as a "Caribbean" town --
Merchants in a Creole society --
The slave trade in creating a Black Georgia --
The making of the Lowcountry plantation --
Georgia's rice and the Atlantic world --
Retailing the "baubles of Britain" --
The trade in deerskins and rum --
Nationalizing the Lowcountry.
Responsibility: Paul M. Pressly.

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In On the Rim of the Caribbean, Paul M. Pressly interprets Georgia's place in the Atlantic world in light of recent work in transnational and economic history. The colony's rapid growth holds a  Read more...

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