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Author Cheney, Paul Burton

Title Revolutionary commerce : globalization and the French monarchy / Paul Cheney

Publ Info Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2010
 RWU Main Library  HF3555 .C54 2010    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  HF3555 .C54 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xii, 305 pages ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Harvard historical studies ; 168
Note Includes bibliographical references (p.231-291) and index
Contents Foreign trade and national models -- Montesquieu's science of commerce -- Philosophical history -- Finances and the empire of climate -- Physiocracy and the politics of history -- Center, periphery, and commerce national -- L'affaire des colonies and the fall of the monarchy
Note Combining the intellectual history of the Enlightenment, Atlantic history, and the history of the French Revolution, Paul Cheney explores the political economy of globalization in 18th-century France
LC subject France -- Commerce -- History -- 18th century
France -- Economic policy -- 18th century
France -- Economic conditions -- 18th century
Economics -- France -- History -- 18th century
ISBN 9780674047266