THE EAST INDIA COMPANY: 1600 - 1873: Trade, Profit, Dominion & Disgrace

THE EAST INDIA COMPANY: 1600 - 1873: Trade, Profit, Dominion & Disgrace

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THE EAST INDIA COMPANY
1600 – 1873
Trade, Profit, Dominion & Disgrace
 
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Roderick Matthews
 
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THE EAST INDIA COMPANY 1600 – 1873: Trade, Profit, Dominion & Disgrace


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Roderick Matthews

 

 

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The history of the East India Company is extraordinarily long and complex, covering two continents and spanning two and a half centuries. It is the story of a multi-stranded trade, intimately connected to political developments in up to eight major countries besides India, whilst within India it is tied to a multiplicity of regional dynasties and kingdoms. The Company’s dealings span the reigns of fourteen monarchs in Britain and fifteen Emperors in India, which is a great deal of politics for the Directors to have navigated and a huge pool of names and faces for any historian to narrate. The enormous Company archive probably contains a significant proportion of all the ascertainable facts on earth.

This eBook is a great guide to an organisation that has no parallel in history.

 

Roderick Matthews, Historian, Obtained a First from Balliol College, Oxford in Modern History. Studied Medieval History under Maurice Keen. Studied Tudor and Stuart History under Christopher Hill, Master of Balliol College. Studied European History under Colin Lucas, later Master of Balliol College and Vice-Chancellor of Oxford University. Studied Imperial History under Professor Paul Longford, Rector of Lincoln College.

 

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