Reasons against establishing an East-India Company
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Published by s.n. in [London .
Written in English


  • East India Company -- Controversial literature -- Early works to 1800,
  • Great Britain -- History -- William and Mary, 1689-1702 -- Early works to 1800

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GenreEarly works to 1800
SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 2131:18
The Physical Object
Pagination1 sheet ([1] p.)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15425337M

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Reasons against establishing an East-India Company: with a joynt-stock exclusive to all others.   In the first part of the review of William Dalrymple’s book, The Anarchy: The East India Company, Corporate Violence, and the Pillage of an Empire, we . Reasons humbly offered against grafting or splicing, and for dissolving this present East-India Company, or joint-stock: and erecting and establishing a new national joint-stock or company, more extensive and universal, on a better constitution and terms of settlement. The story of how the East India Company took over large swaths of Asia, and the devastating results of the corporation running a country. In August , the East India Company defeated the young Mughal emperor and set up, in his place, a government run by English traders who collected taxes through means of a private army.

The East India Company was a rotten business, and as he fairly states, an example of irresponsible corporate greed at its very worst but then so had been the South Sea Company, which very nearly brought down the entire British economy in the s: K.   The East India Company was founded during the rule of Queen Elizabeth I and grew into a dominating global player with its own army, with huge influence and power. Writing for History Extra, Dr Andrea Major gives an insight into one of history's most powerful companies, and its rise to political power on the Indian subcontinent.   Establishment of Foothold in India. The Company’s ships first arrived in India, at the port of Surat, in In , Sir Thomas Roe reached the court of the Mughal Emperor, Nuruddin Salim Jahangir (–) as the emissary of King James I, to arrange for a commercial treaty and gained for the British the right to establish a factory at Surat.   What do you think can beat an Army of 30, skilled soldiers, of elephants and horses when the opponent is just limited to soldiers only. Nothing but treason. Siraj-ud-dulah was nawab of Bengal when British EIC marked their rule in Indi.

The East India Company (EIC), also known as the Honourable East India Company (HEIC), East India Trading Company (EITC), the English East India Company or the British East India Company, and informally known as John Company, Company Bahadur, or simply The Company, was an English and later British joint-stock company. It was formed to trade in the Indian Ocean region, initially with the .   The East India Company really was too big to fail. So it was that in it was saved by history’s first mega-bailout. But unlike Lehman Brothers, the East India Company really was too big to . The Swedish East India Company (Swedish: Svenska Ostindiska Companiet or SOIC) was founded in Gothenburg, Sweden, in for the purpose of conducting trade with China and the Far venture was inspired by the success of the Dutch East India Company and the British East India made Gothenburg a European center of trade in eastern products.   The East India Company was a private company which, after a long series of wars and diplomatic efforts, came to rule India in the 19th century. Chartered by Queen Elizabeth I on Decem , the original company comprised a group of London merchants who hoped to trade for spices at islands in present day Indonesia.