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

Philip D. Curtin - History - 2000
This book is a study of the interaction of the Western societies of Europe and America with others around the world in the past two centuries - the age of European empire. It ...
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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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The Rise and Fall of the Plantation Complex: Essays in Atlantic History

Philip D. Curtin - History - 1998 - 222 pages
A new edition of Philip Curtin's classic work on the history of the plantations.
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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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