Commodities, Ports and Asian Maritime Trade Since 1750

  • Ulbe Bosma
  • Anthony Webster

Part of the Cambridge Imperial and Post-Colonial Studies Series book series (CIPCSS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Back Matter
    Pages 286-318

About this book


This book examines the role of mercantile networks in linking Asian economies to the global economy. It contains fourteen contributions on East, Southeast and South Asia covering the period from 1750 to the present.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Ulbe Bosma
    • 1
    • 2
  • Anthony Webster
    • 3
  1. 1.International Institute of Social HistoryAmsterdamthe Netherlands
  2. 2.VU UniversityAmsterdamthe Netherlands
  3. 3.Northumbria UniversityUK

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