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Study on 3: Europe and the Indies: The Era of the Companies 1600-1824: 3: Life in the Factories

How the European communities of merchants, missionaries and soldiers lived in the India and East Indies of the 17th century.
Presented by John Harrison of the School of Oriental and African Studies, with the help of diaries and journals of the time.

(Next week: The Course of Trade. Publication: page 11)


John Harrison
Hugh Purcell

BBC Radio 3

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