Hardback The East India Company : trade and conquest from 1600 / Antony Wild.
Publication year: 1999
Publisher: London : HarperCollinsIllustrated,
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9780004140544 (hbk.) :
Maps on lining papers.
Established by Royal Charter in 1600, the East India Company quickly came to control over half the world's trade and a quarter of its population. This text focuses on such subjects and incidents as tea, silks, battles and the opium trade.
191p. : ill. (chiefly col.), facsims. (some col.), col. maps, ports. (some col.) ; 29 cm.