England's quest of eastern trade.

New York, Barnes and Noble [1967] .

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Subjects Asia -- Commerce -- Great Britain.
Great Britain -- Commerce -- Asia.
Great Britain -- Commerce -- History.
Great Britain.
Voyages and travels.
Series Pioneer histories.
Description xiv, 354 pages maps (1 folded) 23 cm.
Copyright Date [1967]
Notes A reprint of the 1933 edition.
"Bibliographical notes": pages 337-343.
Contents Willoughby and Changellor seek Cathay -- Jenkinson's Journeys into Central Asia and Persia -- Attempts to Trade with Persia through Russia -- The Explorations of Frobisher towards the North-West -- Drake reaches the Moluccas. Fenton makes a similar Attempt -- The Establishment of the Levant Company -- Newbery finds his Way to Hormuz and returns through Persia -- Newbery reaches India -- Fitch's Travels in India and Pegu -- Davis seeks the North-West Passage -- The Two Voyages of Cavendish -- Lancaster penetrates to the East Indies by the Cape Route -- Wood attempts to reach China -- The Foundation of the East India Company -- The Company's First Voyage -- The Company's Second Voyage -- Midnall travels through Persia to India -- The Company's Ships reach Arabia and India -- Keeling and David Middleton in the Bandas -- The Trade is extended to the Coromandel Coast and to Siam -- The Establishment of English Trade with Japan -- Further Attempts to find a Passage by the North -- A Footing is obtained in Western India -- Factories inSumatra, Java, Borneo and Celebes -- Jourdain visits Amboina and Ceram -- The Struggle in the Bandas -- The Triumph of the Hollanders -- The Mission of Roe to the Great Mogul -- Commerce with the Red Sea Ports -- The Foundation of the Persian Trade -- The Consolidation of the Trade with Persia -- Developments in India -- The Establishment of Trade with China.
Genre History.
Geographic Area Asia
Great Britain
Network Numbers (OCoLC)765288
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Foster, William, 1863-1951.
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