download process

The Business of Empire - H. V. Bowen

Not Available

This file is no longer available on Tradebit.

Pay for The Business of Empire - H. V. Bowen
2.25 MB File

The Business of Empire assesses the domestic impact of British imperial expansion by analysing what happened in Britain following the East India Company's acquisition of a vast territorial empire in South Asia. Drawing on a mass of hitherto unused material contained in the Company's administrative and financial records, the book offers a reconstruction of the inner workings of the Company as it made the remarkable transition from business to empire during the late-eighteenth century. H. V. Bowen profiles the company's stockholders and directors and examines how those in London adapted their methods, working practices, and policies to changing circumstances in India. He also explores the Company's multifarious interactions with the domestic economy and society, and sheds important new light on its substantial contributions to the development of Britain's imperial state, public finances, military strength, trade, and industry. This book will appeal to all those interested in imperial, economic and business history.

Author: Bowen, H. V.
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Illustration: N
Language: ENG
Title: The Business of Empire
Pages: 00290 (Encrypted PDF)
On Sale: 2001-12-21
SKU-13/ISBN: 9780521844772
Category: History : Europe - Great Britain - General
Category: Political Science : Public Affairs & Administration
Category: Business & Economics : Economics - General


(ID 109832305)

File Data:

Contact Seller:
ebook-reader, US, Member since 09/08/2010

URL:

Embed:
Create JavaScript Mobile Tag Widgets for your homepage

More Files From This User

Related Files


Tradebit Reviews

Tradebit is the worlds largest marketplace for digital files, with over 2.5 million satisfied customers and millions of digital products. Online for over 12 years, Tradebit is the best place to find files like music, video tutorials, repair manuals, and more. If you're curious about how much our users love Tradebit, read reviews from real buyers!