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A Dictionary, Practical, Theoretical and Historical of Commerce and Commercial Navigation

Date: 1835
Dimensions:
Overall: 225 x 155 x 87 mm, 1.8 kg
Medium: Leather, card, gilt, cotton, Ink on paper
Credit Line: ANMM Collection
Classification:Books and journals
Object Name: Book
Object No: 00019552
Place Manufactured:London

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    Description
    In his publication - A Dictionary, Practical, Theoretical and Historical of Commerce and Commercial Navigation: Illustrated with Maps and Plans - John Ramsey McCulloch makes a number of references to Australia. In the section 'Colonies and Colony Trade', particular emphasis is placed on the disposal of land and selection of sites for colonial establishments.
    SignificanceThis book is an example of the resources available to commercial mariners in the first half of the 19th century, and also offers an insight into the selection of sites for the establishment of settlements in colonial Australia.
    Additional Titles

    Web title: A Dictionary, Practical, Theoretical and Historical of Commerce and Commercial Navigation

    Primary title: BOOK ENTITLED `A DICTIONARY, PRACTICAL, THEORETICAL, AND HISTORICAL, OF COMMERCE AND COMMERCIAL NAVIGATION'

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