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The Honourable Company: A History of the English East India Company by John Keay - First American Edition - May 1994 - from Books of the World (SKU: RWARE0000001271)

The Honourable Company: A History of the English East India Company

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The Honourable Company: A History of the English East India Company

by John Keay

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ISBN 13
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New York: Macmillan, May 1994. First American Edition (stated) / full number line. Very Good book in a Fine jacket. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight. Foxing to edges. Jacket clean and bright in mylar cover. xxii + 474 pages with photos and maps.

The most infamous of the trading companies established by the great European powers, the English East India Company was the world's greatest trading power. For more than two centuries, they dominated world trade, raised armies and demolished nations.

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Bookseller Inventory #
RWARE0000001271
Title
The Honourable Company: A History of the English East India Company
Author
John Keay
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
First American Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0025611690
ISBN 13
9780025611696
Publisher
Macmillan
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
May 1994
Keywords
history, business, commerce, trade, East India Company, Great Britain, India
Bookseller catalogs
India; History; Economics; Britain;
Size
8vo

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