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The World and the West: The European Challenge and the Overseas Response in ...

Philip D. Curtin - History - 2002 - 310 pages
This book studies the interaction between the empire-building West and the rest of the world.
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Why People Move: Migration in African History

Philip D. Curtin - Social Science - 1995 - 50 pages
Professor Curtin presents a well-defined interpretation of why migration has occurred in Africa, highlighting numerous socio-political and socio-economic factors. According to ...
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Migration and Mortality in Africa and the Atlantic World, 1700-1900

Philip D. Curtin - History - 2001 - 348 pages
These papers explore the history of the tropical regions of the Atlantic basin, sometimes focused on the Caribbean, sometimes on Africa, but always with a comparative dimension ...
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Death by Migration: Europe's Encounter with the Tropical World in the ...

Philip D. Curtin - History - 1989 - 251 pages
This book is a quantitative study of relocation costs among European soldiers in the tropics from 1815 to 1914.
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Cross-Cultural Trade in World History

Philip D. Curtin - Business & Economics - 1984 - 293 pages
The trade between peoples of differinf cultures, from the ancient world to the commercial revolution.
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On the Fringes of History: A Memoir

Philip D. Curtin - Biography & Autobiography - 2005 - 193 pages
"Always an independent thinker and controversial figure, Curtin revived the study of the Atlantic slave trade. His career stands as an example of the kind of dissatisfaction ...
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The Image of Africa: British Ideas and Action, 1780-1850, Volume 2

Philip D. Curtin - History - 1973 - 526 pages
In this encyclopedic work of intellectual history, Philip D. Curtain sought to discover the British image of Africa for the years 1780–1850.
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Africa & the West: Intellectual Responses to European Culture

Philip D. Curtin - Political Science - 1972 - 259 pages
"This book offers some exciting examples of the insights to be gained from studies of the intellectual responses of Africans to the West. In six case studies, anthropologists ...
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