Palmer, Sarah (2006) Afterword. Flagships of Imperialism: the P&O Company and the politics of empire from its origins to 1867. Studies in Imperialism . Manchester University Press, Manchester, UK, pp. 225-232. ISBN 978-0719073939Full text not available from this repository.
|Item Type:||Book Section|
|Additional Information:||This forms the 'Afterword' in the book entitled 'Flagships of Imperialism: the P&O Company and the politics of empire from its origins to 1867' by Freda Harcourt, Manchester University Press (ISBN 978-0719073939). The full contents of the book is as follows: Introduction; 1. 'A Large Capital and Great Arrangements': P&O to 1840; 2. Full steam ahead: west and east of Suez, 1840-1845; 3. From India to China: P&O and the opium trade, 1845-57; 4. Competition and the route to Australia, 1847-52; 5. Views from the boardroom, 1840-55; 6. Nuts, bolts and money, 1843-65; 7. Crisis and rescue, 1853-67; Afterword by Sarah Palmer; Bibliography.|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||P&O, shipping company, steamship company, British Empire|
|Subjects:||H Social Sciences > HC Economic History and Conditions|
|School / Department / Research Groups:||Greenwich Maritime Institute|
|Last Modified:||15 Jul 2010 16:31|
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