The East India Company, 1600–1858: A Short History with Documents

(5/5) - 340 ratings
Author: Ian Barrow
Publisher: Hackett Publishing Company
Genre: History
Pages: 206
Language: english
Year: 2017
ISBN 10: 1624665969
ISBN 13: 9781624665967
Series: Passages: Key Moments in History
Edition: Unknown
6,561 people have downloaded this book for free

Synopsis

In existence for 258 years, the English East India Company ran a complex, highly integrated global trading network. It supplied the tea for the Boston Tea Party, the cotton textiles used to purchase slaves in Africa, and the opium for...