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Title The political economy of merchant empires / James D. Tracy, editor.

Published Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1991.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Giblin Eunson  382.09 POLI    AVAILABLE
Physical description vi, 504 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Series Studies in comparative early modern history.
Studies in comparative early modern history.
Notes Essays originally prepared for a conference on the rise of merchant empires, organized by the Center for Early Modern History, Oct. 1987.
Includes index.
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 443-486.
Summary 'The Political Economy Of Merchant Empires' focuses on why European enterprises achieved dominance in global trade between 1450-1750, at the expense, especially in Asia, of well-organized and well-financed rivals.
Other author Tracy, James D.
University of Minnesota. Center for Early Modern History.
Subject International trade -- History -- Congresses.
Shipping -- History -- Congresses.
Merchants -- History -- Congresses.
Europe -- Commerce -- History -- Congresses.
ISBN 0521410460
0521574641 (paperback)