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The Resource The forgotten majority : German merchants in London, naturalization, and global trade, 1660-1815, Margrit Schulte Beerbühl ; translated by Cynthia Klohr

The forgotten majority : German merchants in London, naturalization, and global trade, 1660-1815, Margrit Schulte Beerbühl ; translated by Cynthia Klohr

Label
The forgotten majority : German merchants in London, naturalization, and global trade, 1660-1815
Title
The forgotten majority
Title remainder
German merchants in London, naturalization, and global trade, 1660-1815
Statement of responsibility
Margrit Schulte Beerbühl ; translated by Cynthia Klohr
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schulte Beerbühl, Margrit
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Klohr, Cynthia
Series statement
Studies in British and imperial history
Series volume
volume 3
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Merchants
  • Germans
  • Naturalization
  • International trade
  • Germany
  • Great Britain
  • London (England)
  • London (England)
Label
The forgotten majority : German merchants in London, naturalization, and global trade, 1660-1815, Margrit Schulte Beerbühl ; translated by Cynthia Klohr
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
German-language edition entitled Deutsche Kaufleute in London : Welthandel und Einbürgerung (1660-1818); published by Oldenbourg Wissenschaftsverlag GmbH, München, 2007
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Sources and outline -- Ch. 1. Naturalizing newcomers for prosperity (1660-1818) -- Early modern English naturalization law -- Naturalized subjects : their number and native lands -- The occupations of German immigrants to become English subjects -- Ch. 2. Promoting Anglo-German trade in the seventeenth century -- Reorganizing Anglo-German trade during the 1600s -- London's German merchants after 1660 -- Lack of trust and understanding : challenges for both sides -- German merchant trade in London -- Trading regions and commodities -- Late-seventeenth-century German trade networks -- German merchants and London trade companies -- Fighting regulated companies -- Politics and commerce -- Ch. 3. Eighteenth-century German houses and trade -- London's German trade houses -- Starting out in London : the way to independence -- Trade houses and partners -- Chain migration, successors, and transnational alliances -- A German perspective on the development of bilateral trade -- The rise and organization of early "merchant empires" -- Connecting colonial empires -- Early merchant empires : flexible and vulnerable -- Ch. 4. German merchants in the Levant and Russia Companies -- British trade with Russia and the Levant -- Naturalized merchants in the Levant Company -- Naturalized merchants in the Russia Company -- The Russia Company's struggle with naturalization practices -- Naturalized subjects and the British factory in St. Petersburg -- The Bank of Scotland's right to naturalize -- Ch. 5. Boom and bankruptcy -- Insurance and trade at London's German trade houses -- London's early insurance business -- Networking Europe with the Americas and Asia -- The bankruptcy trend and the naturalized subjects' bankruptcies -- Waves of bankruptcy during the Coalition Wars -- The size of failed trade houses during the era of the Coalition Wars -- Muilman & Nantes -- Theophilus Blanckenhagen -- Persent & Bodecker -- Oom, Hoolboom, Knoblock & Co. and Hippius & Co. -- Estates of the failed -- Certificate of conformity and the ware broker : starting all over -- Commodity brokers and the freedom of the city -- Conclusion
Control code
EBC1644375
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
English-language edition
Extent
1 online resource (325 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781782384489
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1644375
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL1644375
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10988147
  • (CaONFJC)MIL663369
  • (OCoLC)896787094
Label
The forgotten majority : German merchants in London, naturalization, and global trade, 1660-1815, Margrit Schulte Beerbühl ; translated by Cynthia Klohr
Publication
Copyright
Note
German-language edition entitled Deutsche Kaufleute in London : Welthandel und Einbürgerung (1660-1818); published by Oldenbourg Wissenschaftsverlag GmbH, München, 2007
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Sources and outline -- Ch. 1. Naturalizing newcomers for prosperity (1660-1818) -- Early modern English naturalization law -- Naturalized subjects : their number and native lands -- The occupations of German immigrants to become English subjects -- Ch. 2. Promoting Anglo-German trade in the seventeenth century -- Reorganizing Anglo-German trade during the 1600s -- London's German merchants after 1660 -- Lack of trust and understanding : challenges for both sides -- German merchant trade in London -- Trading regions and commodities -- Late-seventeenth-century German trade networks -- German merchants and London trade companies -- Fighting regulated companies -- Politics and commerce -- Ch. 3. Eighteenth-century German houses and trade -- London's German trade houses -- Starting out in London : the way to independence -- Trade houses and partners -- Chain migration, successors, and transnational alliances -- A German perspective on the development of bilateral trade -- The rise and organization of early "merchant empires" -- Connecting colonial empires -- Early merchant empires : flexible and vulnerable -- Ch. 4. German merchants in the Levant and Russia Companies -- British trade with Russia and the Levant -- Naturalized merchants in the Levant Company -- Naturalized merchants in the Russia Company -- The Russia Company's struggle with naturalization practices -- Naturalized subjects and the British factory in St. Petersburg -- The Bank of Scotland's right to naturalize -- Ch. 5. Boom and bankruptcy -- Insurance and trade at London's German trade houses -- London's early insurance business -- Networking Europe with the Americas and Asia -- The bankruptcy trend and the naturalized subjects' bankruptcies -- Waves of bankruptcy during the Coalition Wars -- The size of failed trade houses during the era of the Coalition Wars -- Muilman & Nantes -- Theophilus Blanckenhagen -- Persent & Bodecker -- Oom, Hoolboom, Knoblock & Co. and Hippius & Co. -- Estates of the failed -- Certificate of conformity and the ware broker : starting all over -- Commodity brokers and the freedom of the city -- Conclusion
Control code
EBC1644375
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
English-language edition
Extent
1 online resource (325 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781782384489
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1644375
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL1644375
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10988147
  • (CaONFJC)MIL663369
  • (OCoLC)896787094

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