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e-Book East India Company , The: A History (Studies In Modern History) download

e-Book East India Company , The: A History (Studies In Modern History) download

by Philip Lawson

ISBN: 0582073855
ISBN13: 978-0582073852
Language: English
Publisher: Routledge; 1 edition (September 8, 1993)
Pages: 200
Category: Asia
Subategory: History

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The Honourable Company: A History of the English East India Company. Philip Lawson has taken an objective overview of his subject, which is important because it's easy to focus on the larger issue of colonialism

The Honourable Company: A History of the English East India Company. Philip Lawson has taken an objective overview of his subject, which is important because it's easy to focus on the larger issue of colonialism. By reading this mini-epic you will get to trace the history of the company from it's start in the Elizabethan era until it's end in the mid-1800's. The book is packed with a cast of characters ranging from humble bookkeepers to greedy heads of state. There are some nice details about the history of tea and trading (example: I had no idea that it was the English who first put tea and sugar together around the 1680's).

The crucial role that the East India Company played in the development of British overseas expansion is fully surveyed here by Philip Lawson; but he. .Other books in the series. Studies in Modern History (1 - 10 of 20 books). Books by Philip Lawson.

The crucial role that the East India Company played in the development of British overseas expansion is fully surveyed here by Philip Lawson; but he breaks new ground in also analysing the impact that the Company's developing role had on Britain itself. He throws new light on the global imperatives affecting policy decisions in London, as well as the diplomatic complexities under which the Company operated in India.

This is the first short history of the East India Company - the trading company that became an imperial power - to be designed for student and academic use. It covers the Company's entire history from its foundation through to its demise after the Indian Mutiny in 1857, paying. It covers the Company's entire history from its foundation through to its demise after the Indian Mutiny in 1857, paying particular attention to the Company's important but often neglected early years. An important contribution to both Anglo-Indian and imperial historiography, it also reflects the very lively state of scholarship in both fields today

As an exemplary historical company-state, the VOC had effectively transformed itself from a corporate entity into a state, an empire, or even a world in its own right.

This is the first short history of the East India Company from its founding in 1600 to its demise in 1857, designed for students and academics. Part of the Studies in Modern History Series).

Part of the Studies in Modern History Series).

series Studies In Modern History. This is the first short history of the East India Company from its founding in 1600 to its demise in 1857, designed for students and academics.

This is the first short history of the East India Company from its founding in 1600 to its demise in 1857, designed for . It stresses the neglected early years of the Company, and its intimate relationship with (and impact upon) the domestic British scene.

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This is the first short history of the East India Company from its founding in 1600 to its demise in 1857, designed . In Modern History) (Philip Lawson ) Ebook PDF EPUB Download Free E-ReaderDownload East India Company, The: A History (Studies In Modern History) (Philip Lawson ) Ebook PDF EPUB Download Free in English.

This is the first short history of the East India Company from its founding in 1600 to its demise in 1857, designed for students and academics. The Company was central to the growth of the British Empire in India, to the development of overseas trade, and to the rise of shareholder capitalism, so this survey will be essential reading for imperial and economic historians and historians of Asia alike. It stresses the neglected early years of the Company, and its intimate relationship with (and impact upon) the domestic British scene.
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