Private fortunes and company profits in the India trade in the 18th century

by Holden Furber

Publisher: Variorum in Brookfield, Vt

Written in English
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Places:

  • Europe,
  • Asia,
  • India

Subjects:

  • Colonial companies -- History -- 18th century,
  • Europe -- Commerce -- Asia -- History -- 18th century,
  • Asia -- Commerce -- Europe -- History -- 18th century,
  • Europe -- Commerce -- India -- History -- 18th century,
  • India -- Commerce -- Europe -- History -- 18th century

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementHolden Furber ; edited by Rosane Rocher.
SeriesCollected studies series ;, CS569, Collected studies ;, CS569.
ContributionsRocher, Rosane.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHF481 .F958 1997
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (various pagings) ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL658851M
ISBN 100860786196
LC Control Number97004074

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