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The Resource Distant tyranny : markets, power, and backwardness in Spain, 1650-1800

Distant tyranny : markets, power, and backwardness in Spain, 1650-1800

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Distant tyranny : markets, power, and backwardness in Spain, 1650-1800
Title
Distant tyranny
Title remainder
markets, power, and backwardness in Spain, 1650-1800
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Spain's development from a premodern society into a modern unified nation-state with an integrated economy was painfully slow and varied widely by region. Economic historians have long argued that high internal transportation costs limited domestic market integration, while at the same time the Castilian capital city of Madrid drew resources from surrounding Spanish regions as it pursued its quest for centralization. According to this view, powerful Madrid thwarted trade over large geographic distances by destroying an integrated network of manufacturing towns in the Spanish interior. Challeng
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Grafe, Regina
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The Princeton economic history of the Western world
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  • Spain
  • Spain
  • Spain
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • HISTORY
  • Commerce
  • Economic history
  • Spain
  • Decentralisatie
  • Economische ontwikkeling
  • Regionale politiek
  • Spanje
Label
Distant tyranny : markets, power, and backwardness in Spain, 1650-1800
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Acknowledgments; Preface; Chapter 1. Markets and States; Chapter 2. Tracing the Market: The Empirical Challenge; Chapter 3. Bacalao: A New Consumer Good Takes on the Peninsula; Chapter 4. The Tyranny of Distance: Transport and Markets in Spain; Chapter 5. Distant Tyranny: The Historic Territories; Chapter 6. Distant Tyranny: The Power of Urban Republics; Chapter 7. Market Growth and Governance in Early Modern Spain; Chapter 8. Center and Peripheries; Conclusions; A Note on the Sources; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn769343154
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (315 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786613379634
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9786613379634
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 337963
  • 22573/cttvgp4
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)769343154
Label
Distant tyranny : markets, power, and backwardness in Spain, 1650-1800
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Acknowledgments; Preface; Chapter 1. Markets and States; Chapter 2. Tracing the Market: The Empirical Challenge; Chapter 3. Bacalao: A New Consumer Good Takes on the Peninsula; Chapter 4. The Tyranny of Distance: Transport and Markets in Spain; Chapter 5. Distant Tyranny: The Historic Territories; Chapter 6. Distant Tyranny: The Power of Urban Republics; Chapter 7. Market Growth and Governance in Early Modern Spain; Chapter 8. Center and Peripheries; Conclusions; A Note on the Sources; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn769343154
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (315 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786613379634
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9786613379634
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 337963
  • 22573/cttvgp4
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)769343154

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