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Published: 01 January 2012

417 Pages

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ISBN: 9780986497384


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The Rise of the English Shipping Industry in the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries

New Edition

Ralph Davis

Liverpool University Press

Research in Maritime History LUP

  • This volume is a reprint of Ralph Davis' seminal 1962 book, The Rise of the English Shipping Industry in the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries
  • The aim was to examine the economic reasons for the growth of British shipping before the arrival of modern technology, with a particular attention on overseas trade
  • This edition includes an introduction by the series editor; Davis' introduction and preface; seventeen analytical chapters; a concluding chapter; two appendices concerning shipping statistics and sources; and a comprehensive index
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