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Take on the waters as you never have before with all four installments of the East India Company series with the release of the East India Company Collection. The East India Company Collection includes the Designer's Cut version of the East India Company along with the Pirate Bay, Privateer, and Battle of Trafalgar expansion packs in one bundled package.

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Model an eastindiaman, the Merkurius. Middelburg, 1747

You can clearly see the East India Company flags flying on both of these ships.

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.

The Trading World of Asia and the English East India Company 1600-1760 by K N Chaudhuri (Cambridge, 1978)

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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.

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21/02/2012 · History Of British East India Company

To spread risk evenly and to regulate the trade with Asia, the Dutch established a company: the Dutch East India Company (VOC). Within a few years, it had bases throughout Asia.


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At the beginning of the 18th century English commerce with India was nearly a hundred years old. It was transacted by the East India Company, which had been given a monopoly of all English trade to Asia by royal grant at its foundation in 1600. Through many vicissitudes, the Company had evolved into a commercial concern only matched in size by its Dutch rival. Some 3000 shareholders subscribed to a stock of £3 200 000; a further £6 million was borrowed on short-term bonds; twenty or thirty ships a year were sent to Asia and annual sales in London were worth up to £2 million. Twenty-four directors, elected annually by the shareholders ran the Company's operations from its headquarters in the City of London.

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What opinion in Britain came to recognise as a new British empire in India remained under the authority of the East India Company, even if the importance of the national concerns now involved meant that the Company had to submit to increasingly close supervision by the British state and to periodical inquiries by parliament. In India, the governors of the Company's commercial settlements became governors of provinces and, although the East India Company continued to trade, many of its servants became administrators in the new British regimes. Huge armies were created, largely composed of Indian sepoys but with some regular British regiments. These armies were used to defend the Company's territories, to coerce neighbouring Indian states and to crush any potential internal resistance.