Model an eastindiaman, the Merkurius. Middelburg, 1747
His aim was to recapture it from the British East India Company.
NYCRO, ZNK X1/13/9 George Dundas, was a captain in the East India Company’s service, and commander of the East Indiaman, which was wrecked off the coast of Madagascar in 1792.
The East India Company: A History by Philip Lawson (London, 1993)
It is likely, but so far uprovable, that these acts of patronage were acknowledged with gifts of thanks, tokens of gratitude that cemented the bonds of perceived ‘family’ which extended well beyond the ties of blood and kinship. We turn now to the material culture of these East India Company connections, moving from the large – the houses which Lawrence Dundas purchased to illustrate his success, to the small – the search for East India Company traded goods within his homes.
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Paradox Interactive is excited to announce East India Company: Battle of Trafalgar, a stand-alone add-on to their naval war strategy game East India Company, exclusively available for digital download at all major digital download portals from December 8th.
Battle of Trafalgar recreates the legendary naval battle fought between the British Royal navy and the combined fleets of the French and Spanish navies during the height of the Napoleonic wars in late 1805.
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Fall Of The Largest Corporation In History
The new Company governments were based on those of the Indian states that they had displaced and much of the effective work of administration was initially still done by Indians. Collection of taxes was the main function of government. About one third of the produce of the land was extracted from the cultivators and passed up to the state through a range of intermediaries, who were entitled to keep a proportion for themselves.