Cambridge Imperial and Post-Colonial Studies Series

Atlantic Ports and the First Globalisation c. 1850-1930

Editors: Suárez Bosa, Miguel (Ed.)

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Port cities were the means through which cultural and economic exchange took place between continental societies and the maritime world. In examining the ports of Brazil, the Caribbean and West Africa, this volume will provide fresh insight into the meaning of the 'First Globalisation'.

About the authors

Luis Gabriel Cabrera Armas, University of La Laguna, Spain Ana Filipa Prata, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal Leila Maziane, Hassan II Mohammedia/Casablanca University Daniel Castillo Hidalgo, University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain Ayodeji Olukoju, University of Lagos, Nigeri Francisco Suárez Viera, University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain Catalina Banko, Lecturer, Venezuela César Teixeira Honorato, University Federal Fluminense, Brazil Luiz Cláudio M.Ribeiro, University Federal do Espirito Santo, Brazil

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  • Atlantic Ports: An Interpretative Model

    Bosa, Miguel Suárez

    Pages 1-18

  • The Ports of the Canary Islands: The Challenges of Modernity

    Armas, Luis Gabriel Cabrera

    Pages 19-48

  • Porto Grande of S. Vicente: The Coal Business on an Atlantic Island

    Prata, Ana

    Pages 49-69

  • The Port of Casablanca in the First Stage of the Protectorate

    Bosa, Miguel Suárez (et al.)

    Pages 70-89

  • The Port of Dakar: Technological Evolution, Management and Commercial Activity

    Hidalgo, Daniel Castillo

    Pages 90-111

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Atlantic Ports and the First Globalisation c. 1850-1930
Editors
  • Miguel Suárez Bosa
Series Title
Cambridge Imperial and Post-Colonial Studies Series
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-32798-7
DOI
10.1057/9781137327987
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-32797-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XI, 203
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