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Early History of British East India Company in India

December 4, 2013
Early History of British East India Company in India

The discovery of a sea route to India by Vasco Da Gama in 1498 paved the way for many mercantile companies from Europe-the English, Dutch, French, and Portuguese, to engage in a thriving and exploitative trading business.  The mercantile companies bought goods like silk, cotton and spices like pepper, cardamom, cinnamon and cloves at...
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