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This work is a survey of the world on the threshold of modernity and a sweeping narrative of different cultures being drawn together by the pull of trade and violence: a world where spices, silver and slaves made fortunes and ruined lives. The reader is taken on a journey around the world, through Russia, where Tsar Peter is about to launch a coup that will change his country's history forever; to the splendid court of the Sun King in France; to Mexico; to the Sonora desert of North America, where a Jesuit priest and his ...

1688: A Global History 2002, W. W. Norton & Company

ISBN-13: 9780393322781

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1688: a Global History 2002, Granta Books, London

ISBN-13: 9781862074828


1688: A Global History 2001, W. W. Norton & Company, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780393047448


1688: a Global History 2001, Granta Books, London

ISBN-13: 9781862074132