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Ogborn, Miles.

Global lives : Britain and the world, 1550-1800 / Miles Ogborn.

Cambridge, UK ; Cambridge University Press, 2008.
New York : Cambridge University Press, 2008.
Physical Description:
xix, 343 p. : ill., maps ; 26 cm.
Reference Library
DA16 .O33 2008 (LC)
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Contributor biographical information
Publisher description
Table of contents only
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Terms:
Great Britain -- Civilization.
Great Britain -- Colonies -- History.
Great Britain -- Commerce -- History.
Great Britain -- Economic conditions.
Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- History.
Imperialism -- History.

  • Global lives
  • The Elizabethan world
  • Savage tales : settlement in North America
  • East meets west : the English East India Company in India
  • Into the Atlantic : the triangular trade?
  • Maritime labour : sailors and the seafaring world
  • Maritime violence : buccaneers, privateers and pirates
  • Human cargo : the Atlantic slave trade
  • Sugar islands : plantation slavery in the Caribbean
  • In black and white : fighting against the slave trade
  • Navigation and discovery : voyagers of the Pacific.