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Trade Relations

  • Niels Eichhorn
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Abstract

Since its opening, the Atlantic world had economically connected its adjacent continents, bringing unknown foods and goods to the various parts of this trade network. Trade created new economic opportunities, industry, and eventually prosperous port cities. With the independence of the Americas and these markets leaving the restrictive colonial trade system, a vast array of merchants desired to benefit.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Niels Eichhorn
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  1. 1.Middle Georgia State UniversityMaconUSA

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