The British Cotton Trade 1660 1815 Vol 2

Pub Date : 2009-11 | Author : Beverly Lemire | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 1138757942
ISBN 13 : 9781138757943

Cotton was the first industrialized global trade. This four-volume reset edition charts the rise of British trade in cotton from the days of small-scale trading between the Middle ..

Rivalry For Trade In Tea And Textiles

Pub Date : 2015-09-22 | Author : Chris Nierstrasz | Publisher : Springer

ISBN 10 : 9781137486530
ISBN 13 : 1137486538

The rivalry for trade in tea and textiles between the English and Dutch East India companies is very much a global history. This trade is strongly connected to emblematic events su..

The Vital Century

Pub Date : 2014-06-06 | Author : John Rule | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781317870715
ISBN 13 : 1317870719

Long neglected, the Eighteenth Century is now the focus for much of the most exciting work in history today. This new research has so altered and expanded our understanding of the ..

Business In The Age Of Reason

Pub Date : 2013-10-31 | Author : R.P.T. Davenport-Hines | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781135177102
ISBN 13 : 1135177104

First Published in 1987. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company...

Sleep In Early Modern England

Pub Date : 2016-08-15 | Author : Sasha Handley | Publisher : Yale University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780300222135
ISBN 13 : 0300222130

A riveting look at how the early modern world revolutionized sleep and its relation to body, mind, soul, and society Drawing on diverse archival sources and material artifacts, Han..

Merely For Money

Pub Date : 2012-05-15 | Author : Sheryllynne Haggerty | Publisher : Liverpool University Press

ISBN 10 : 9781781388914
ISBN 13 : 1781388911

In 1780 Richard Sheridan noted that merchants worked 'merely for money'. However, rather than being a criticism, this was recognition of the important commercial role that merchant..