Search Type
  • All
  • Subject
  • Title
  • Author
  • Publisher
  • Series Title
Search Title


Port-Cities and Their Hinterlands

Migration, Trade and Cultural Exchange from the Early Seventeenth-Century to 1939

Port-Cities and Their Hinterlands( )
Editor: Lee, Robert
Series title:Routledge Explorations in Economic History Ser.
Publication Date:Jan 2016
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $160.00
Book Description:

Port cities played a critical role in urban development, whether in Europe, North America, or the developing world. Even in the pre-industrial period, trade was an important factor which affected the pattern of urban expansion and ports, after capital cities, often registered the greatest growth rates. In fact, maritime commerce was a powerful driving force behind urbanization. But despite the rapid growth of port-cities from the early-modern period onwards, comparatively little...
More Description

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Social Science / Sociology / Urban
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.25 x 9.25 Inches

Book Seller





Loading Stock Details...

Bowker Bookwire™ App

Bookwire is a mobile app for your iPhone that gives you the ability to scan a barcode or enter ISBN, access book records and add titles to wish lists. Android app on Google Play itunes_store

Featured Books

The Kept Woman
Slaughter, Karin
Paperback: $9.99
The Bridge Ladies
Lerner, Betsy
Paperback: $15.99
Pride and Prejudice
Austen, Jane
Paperback: $19.99

Rate this title:

Select your rating below then click 'submit'.

I do not wish to rate this title.