Обложка книги The Power of Commerce: Economy and Governance in the First British Empire

The Power of Commerce: Economy and Governance in the First British Empire

ISBN: 0801426995;
Издательство: Cornell University Press

What price do states pay for becoming and remaining world powers? Why did the first greatly expanded British Empire collapse so rapidly? Nancy F. Koehn here recounts the urgent challenges that confronted the British in the ten-year period following theiroverwhelming victory in the Seven Years War.