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Defying empire

trading with the enemy in colonial New York

by Thomas M. Truxes

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  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain. -- Royal Navy -- History -- 18th century,
  • Merchants -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 18th century,
  • Trials (Treason) -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 18th century,
  • United States -- History -- French and Indian War, 1755-1763 -- Economic aspects,
  • New York (N.Y.) -- Commerce -- History -- 18th century,
  • West Indies, French -- Commerce -- History -- 18th century,
  • New York (N.Y.) -- Commerce -- France,
  • France -- Commerce -- New York (State) -- New York,
  • New York (N.Y.) -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775,
  • United States -- History -- French and Indian War, 1755-1763 -- Naval operations, British

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementThomas M. Truxes.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE199 .T87 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16774389M
    ISBN 109780300118407
    LC Control Number2008014511

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    Dec 21,  · Summary. Bringing together works by 30 contemporary Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists from across the country, Defying Empire commemorates the 50th anniversary of the Referendum that recognised Aboriginal people as Australians for the first time. It explores the strength and resilience of Australia's Aboriginal people since first contact, through the historical fight for. Aug 05,  · Until their story is told, Defying Empire will remain a very important contribution to understanding the central role of trade and commerce in the growing disaffection of America from Great Britain during the run up to the War of Independence. The author is to be congratulated on his achievement. Readers are encouraged to enjoy this book.

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The book is published by Yale University Press. The audiobook is published by University Press Audiobooks. Nov 18,  · The first book to focus on New York City during the Seven Years’ War, Defying Empire reveals the important role the city played in hastening the colonies’ march toward revolution.

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Nov 09,  · In his new book Defying Empire: Trading with the Enemy in Colonial New York (Yale University Press), Thomas Truxes recounts a little-known but wonderfully complicated and dramatic aspect of the Seven Years' War: an illicit and illegal trade between American merchants and French colonial ports (mostly in the Caribbean).

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