A chartered imperial company for East Indies trade is proposed (26 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors
  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume : WORLD HISTORY AND IDEAS: A CROSS-CULTURAL VOLUME.

Context

A proposal is made to Holy Roman Emperor Charles VI for the formation of a chartered company, based at Ostend, to trade with the East Indies.

Citation:
Editors. "A chartered imperial company for East Indies trade is proposed". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
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