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The Resource A history of the two Indies : a translated selection of writings from Raynal's Histoire philosophique et politique des etablissments des Europeans dans les deux Indes, edited by Peter Jimack

A history of the two Indies : a translated selection of writings from Raynal's Histoire philosophique et politique des etablissments des Europeans dans les deux Indes, edited by Peter Jimack

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A history of the two Indies : a translated selection of writings from Raynal's Histoire philosophique et politique des etablissments des Europeans dans les deux Indes
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A history of the two Indies
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a translated selection of writings from Raynal's Histoire philosophique et politique des etablissments des Europeans dans les deux Indes
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edited by Peter Jimack
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eng
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1713-1796.,
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Raynal
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909.08
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index present
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non fiction
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Jimack, Peter
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  • World history
  • Colonies
  • Colonization
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A history of the two Indies : a translated selection of writings from Raynal's Histoire philosophique et politique des etablissments des Europeans dans les deux Indes, edited by Peter Jimack
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First published 2006 by Ashgate Publishing
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [279]-280) and index
Contents
  • Book 1. Discoveries, wars and conquests of the Portuguese in the East Indies -- Book 2. Settlements, wars, policies and commerce of the Dutch in the East Indies -- Book 3. Settlements, trade and conquests of the English in the East Indies -- Book 4. Voyages, settlements, wars and commerce of the French in the East Indies -- Book 5. Commerce of Denmark, Ostend, Sweden, Prussia, Spain and Russia in the East Indies. Important questions concerning links between Europe and the Indies -- Book 6. The discovery of America. The conquest of Mexico. Spanish settlements in this part of the New World -- Book 7. The Spanish conquest of Peru. Changes in this empire since it acquired new rulers -- Book 8. The Spanish conquest of Chile and Paraguay. Events accompanying and following the invasion. Principles on which Spain organizes its colonies -- Book 9. The Portuguese settle in Brazil. Wars they wage there. Products and wealth of this colony -- Book 10. The European nations become established in the great American archipelago -- Book 11. The Europeans go into Africa to buy men to cultivate the plantations of the West Indies. Conduct of this trade. What is produced by the labour of the slaves -- Book 12. Settlements of the Spanish, the Dutch and the Danes in the American islands -- Book 13
  • French settlements in the American islands -- Book 14. British settlements in the American islands -- Book 15. French settlements in North America. On what was their hope of prosperity based? What was the result of these projects? -- Book 17. The British colonies in the territories of Hudson Bay, Canada, Ile Saint-Jean, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, New England, New York and New Jersey -- Book 18. The British colonies founded in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, Carolina, Georgia and Florida. General reflections on all these settlements -- Book 19. Conclusion
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9781315263885
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1 online resource (xxix, 287 pages)
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online
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9781315263885
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10.4324/9781315263885
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(OCoLC)988377724
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A history of the two Indies : a translated selection of writings from Raynal's Histoire philosophique et politique des etablissments des Europeans dans les deux Indes, edited by Peter Jimack
Publication
Note
First published 2006 by Ashgate Publishing
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [279]-280) and index
Contents
  • Book 1. Discoveries, wars and conquests of the Portuguese in the East Indies -- Book 2. Settlements, wars, policies and commerce of the Dutch in the East Indies -- Book 3. Settlements, trade and conquests of the English in the East Indies -- Book 4. Voyages, settlements, wars and commerce of the French in the East Indies -- Book 5. Commerce of Denmark, Ostend, Sweden, Prussia, Spain and Russia in the East Indies. Important questions concerning links between Europe and the Indies -- Book 6. The discovery of America. The conquest of Mexico. Spanish settlements in this part of the New World -- Book 7. The Spanish conquest of Peru. Changes in this empire since it acquired new rulers -- Book 8. The Spanish conquest of Chile and Paraguay. Events accompanying and following the invasion. Principles on which Spain organizes its colonies -- Book 9. The Portuguese settle in Brazil. Wars they wage there. Products and wealth of this colony -- Book 10. The European nations become established in the great American archipelago -- Book 11. The Europeans go into Africa to buy men to cultivate the plantations of the West Indies. Conduct of this trade. What is produced by the labour of the slaves -- Book 12. Settlements of the Spanish, the Dutch and the Danes in the American islands -- Book 13
  • French settlements in the American islands -- Book 14. British settlements in the American islands -- Book 15. French settlements in North America. On what was their hope of prosperity based? What was the result of these projects? -- Book 17. The British colonies in the territories of Hudson Bay, Canada, Ile Saint-Jean, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, New England, New York and New Jersey -- Book 18. The British colonies founded in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, Carolina, Georgia and Florida. General reflections on all these settlements -- Book 19. Conclusion
Control code
9781315263885
Extent
1 online resource (xxix, 287 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781315263885
Other control number
10.4324/9781315263885
System control number
(OCoLC)988377724

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