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Emporium of the world : the merchants of London, 1660-1800

Author: Perry Gauci
Publisher: London : Hambledon Continuum, 2007.
Series: History (Hambledon Continuum)
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Rising from the ruins of the Great Fire, the 'Square Mile' was the scene of changes of profound significance for society as a whole, and contemporaries recognized the unique qualities of this potent  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Perry Gauci
ISBN: 9781847250292 1847250297
OCLC Number: 804210658
Description: x, 254 p., [8] p. de làm. : il
Contents: Preface; 1. The Phoenix (setting the scene with the City's recovery after the Great Fire); 2. The Mercantile City; 3. The Royal Exchange; 4. The Hurry of Business; 5. The Profession; 6. Making It in the City; 7. The Merchant and Finance; 8. The Merchant Politician; 9. London Triumphant.
Series Title: History (Hambledon Continuum)
Responsibility: Perry Gauci.


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