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World in 1600:
Background
Iberian Exploration
Dutch Exploration
England
Foundation of the East India Company

Getting There:
Shipbuilding
First Voyage
On Board Ship
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Bantam:
Where is Bantam?
The Dutch
Market
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Expansion:
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Japan
Iran
Yemen

India:
Why India?
Culture & Curiosity
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Textiles
Politics

China:
Why China?
Trade
Silk
Porcelain
Tea
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Impacts:
Final Years of the EIC
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Aisa on Britain
Britain on Asia

 

 

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