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England"s Baltic trade in the early seventeenth century

a study in Anglo-Polish commercial diplomacy

by J. K. Fedorowicz

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • Poland,
  • Baltic States
    • Subjects:
    • Great Britain -- Commerce -- Poland -- History -- 17th century,
    • Poland -- Commerce -- Great Britain -- History -- 17th century,
    • Great Britain -- Commerce -- Baltic States -- History -- 17th century,
    • Baltic States -- Commerce -- Great Britain -- History -- 17th century

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJ. K. Fedorowicz.
      SeriesCambridge studies in economic history
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHF3518.P7 F4 1980
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 334 p. ;
      Number of Pages334
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4408148M
      ISBN 10052122425X
      LC Control Number79011406

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England's relationship with the Baltic trading area has remained a generally neglected aspect of English commercial development in the seventeenth century. The spectacular colonial ventures have traditionally attracted more historical attention, although the Baltic trade in this period was more fundamental to the English by: 7.

England's Baltic Trade in the Early Seventeenth Century A Study in Anglo-Polish Commercial DiplomacyAuthor: J. Fedorowicz. England's Baltic Trade in the Early Seventeenth Century - by J.

Fedorowicz March Summary: England's relationship with the Baltic trading area has remained a generally neglected aspect of English commercial development in the seventeenth century.

The spectacular colonial ventures have traditionally attracted more historical attention, although the Baltic trade in this period was more fundamental to the English economy. It is a short book - pages - but packed with information, analysis and insight. The seventeenth century transformed England.

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