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Indigenous capital and imperial expansion

Bombay, Surat, and the West Coast

by Lakshmi Subramanian

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Published by Oxford University Press in Delhi .
Written in English

  • Bombay (India),
  • Surat (India)
    • Subjects:
    • Bombay (India) -- Commerce -- History.,
    • Surat (India) -- Commerce -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementLakshmi Subramanian.
      LC ClassificationsHF3790.S9 S83 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 368 p. :
      Number of Pages368
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL635968M
      ISBN 100195635590
      LC Control Number96900519

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Indian merchants also took part in the rituals of the European city burgesses, filling several offices in the Madras Corporation which had been founded in Cited by: Colonialism is the policy of a country seeking to extend or retain its authority over other people or territories, [need quotation to verify] generally with the aim of economic dominance.

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