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A deus ex machina revisited

A deus ex machina revisited

Atlantic colonial trade and European economic development

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Published by Brill in Leiden, Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Industries -- Europe -- History,
  • Europe -- Commerce -- History,
  • Europe -- Colonies -- History,
  • Europe -- Economic conditions

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index

    Statementedited by P.C. Emmer, O. Pétré-Grenouilleau and J. Roitman
    SeriesThe Atlantic world -- v. 8, Atlantic world (Leiden, Netherlands) -- v. 8
    ContributionsEmmer, P. C, Pétré-Grenouilleau, Olivier, Roitman, J.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHF3495 .D48 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxix, 358 p. :
    Number of Pages358
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17210812M
    ISBN 109004151028
    ISBN 109789004151024
    LC Control Number2006042543


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