Constructing Early Modern Empires

Proprietary Ventures in the Atlantic World, 1500-1750

Edited by L.H. Roper, State University of New York–New Paltz and B. Van Ruymbeke, Université de Paris 8

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€127,00
$153.00
ISBN13: 
9789004156760
E-ISBN: 
9789047419037
Publication Date: 
February 2007
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Hardback
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viii, 428 pp., 1 map, 3 figures & 8 tables
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1570-0542
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11

Edited by Allan I. Macinnes, Aberdeen University and Arthur H. Williamson, Washington University, St. Louis

Shaping the Stuart World examines the wide-ranging European interaction inherent in British expansion and discovers a multi-dimensional, multi-national Atlantic as a result. Spain, Sweden, and especially the Netherlands emerge as central to English and Scottish endeavors overseas and to the...
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Volume: 
5
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004147119
Publication date: 
November 2005
€127,00
$153.00

Edited by Joyce D. Goodfriend, University of Denver

This book of essays samples current scholarship on New Netherland, touching on topics such as New Netherland in Historical Memory. New Netherland in the Atlantic World, the Political Economy of New Netherland, and New Netherland’s Directors.
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Volume: 
4
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004145078
Publication date: 
August 2005
€127,00
$153.00

Jaap Jacobs, University of Amsterdam

This volume covers the history of the Dutch colony New Netherland on the North American continent, dealing with themes such as the patterns of immigration, government and justice, the economy, religion, social structure, material culture, and mentality of the colonists.
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Volume: 
3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004129061
Publication date: 
March 2005
€127,00
$153.00

José C. Curto, York University, Toronto

This volume deals with imported alcohol at Luanda and its hinterland, where it was heavily used to acquire captives for the Atlantic slave trade. Aside from highlighting the complexities of this singular economic component of Atlantic slaving, its focus on changing West -Central African alcohol...
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Volume: 
2
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004131750
Publication date: 
November 2003
€98,00
$118.00

Edited by Johannes Postma and Victor Enthoven, Leiden University

A fresh examination of Dutch transatlantic trade in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, this multi-authored volume demonstrates that Atlantic commerce was much larger and valuable for the Dutch economy than hitherto thought, and it challenges the assumed dominance of commerce with Asia....
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Volume: 
1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004125629
Publication date: 
July 2003
€127,00
$153.00

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