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A GLOBAL TRADING NETWORK.
Título:
A GLOBAL TRADING NETWORK.. THE SPANISH EMPIRE IN THE WORLD ECONOMY (1580-1820)
Subtítulo:
Autor:
JOSÉ IGNACIO MARTÍNEZ RUIZ
Editorial:
UNIVERSIDAD DE SEVILLA
Año de edición:
2018
ISBN:
978-84-472-1979-7
Disponibilidad:
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Sinopsis

The Hispanic Monarchy became, over the course of the sixteenth century, the first global empire in history. American silver and the Carrera de Indias undoubtedly played a key role in the workings of the Spanish empire. However, within the empire and at its limits or peripheries, there were other forms of trade where, along with the silver, other valuable products were exchanged. Far from the exclusivity established by the metropolis in the relations with its respective colonies, what actually existed was a global trading network within which money, precious metals, merchandise and flows of information circulated, legally at times and tolerated on other occasions and, always, with the mechanisms established to enforce the law proving insufficient to put an end to the transactions conducted outside the law. This was what happened in the case of trans- Pacific trade and in the exchanges with Peru and Mexico, but also in the transactions that took place between the British colonies and plantations in North America and the Caribbean and the Spanish colonies in Central and South America, the Iberian Peninsula itse