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tobacco lords

T. M. Devine

tobacco lords

a study of the tobacco merchants of Glasgow and their trading activities, c. 1740-90

by T. M. Devine

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Published by Edinburgh University Press in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Glasgow (Scotland),
  • Scotland,
  • Glasgow
    • Subjects:
    • Tobacco industry -- Scotland -- Glasgow -- History,
    • Merchants -- Scotland -- Glasgow -- History,
    • Glasgow (Scotland) -- Commerce -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 191-200) and index.

      StatementT.M. Devine.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD9141.8.G57 D48 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 209 p., [8] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages209
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1582315M
      ISBN 100748601724
      LC Control Number91106561

      The Tobacco Lords: A Study of the Tobacco Merchants of Glasgow and Their Trading Activities c. – By T. M. Devine. Edinburgh: John Donald, Tobacco lords cannily hooked their west coast planters on cheap credit before gutting them with low prices - very reminiscent of drug lords or the Default credit swaps that led to the GFC. T Jefferson and G Washington were among the tobacco planters enmeshed in this clever Glaswegian scheme. The Tobacco Lords: A Study of the Tobacco Merchants of Glasgow and Their Trading Activities c. – By T. M. Devine. Edinburgh, John Donald Publishers, Ltd., Author: William J. Hausman.


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