Distant Tyranny: Markets, Power, and Backwardness in Spain, 1650-1800

Distant Tyranny: Markets, Power, and Backwardness in Spain, 1650-1800

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Spain's development from a premodern society into a modern unified nation-state with an integrated economy was painfully slow and varied widely by region. Economic historians have long argued that high internal transportation costs limited domestic market integration, while at the same time the Castilian capital city of Madrid drew resources from surrounding Spanish regions as it pursued its quest for centralization. According to this view, powerful Madrid thwarted… (more)

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Publisher: Princeton University Press (December 19, 2011)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 336 pages

File size: 1.9 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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