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" The discovery of America, and that of a passage to the East Indies by the Cape of Good Hope, are the two greatest and most important events recorded in the history of mankind. "
A London Encyclopaedia, Or Universal Dictionary of Science, Art, Literature ... - Side 345
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Seven Myths of the Spanish Conquest

Matthew Restall - 2004 - 240 sider
...Smith issued a bolder version of this assessment, stating that "the discovery of America, and that of a passage to the East Indies by the Cape of Good Hope, are the greatest and most important events recorded in the history of mankind."3 In the theme's most...
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The Darker Side of the Renaissance: Literacy, Territoriality, and Colonization

Walter Mignolo - 2003 - 463 sider
...into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations [1776]) first: The discovery of America, and that of a passage to the East Indies by the Cape of Good Hope are the two greatest and most important events recorded in the history of mankind. Their consequences...
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The Library of Original Sources: Volume VII: Era of Revolution

Oliver J. Thatcher - 2004 - 456 sider
...contributed most to the general defence and support of the whole. The discovery of America, and that of a passage to the East Indies by the Cape of Good Hope, are the two greatest and most important events recorded in the history of mankind. Their consequences...
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Comparison and History: Europe in Cross-national Perspective

Deborah Cohen, Maura O'Connor - 2004 - 207 sider
...for the rising bourgeoisie" to Adam Smith's identification of "[t]he discovery of America, and that of a passage to the East Indies by the Cape of Good Hope" as "the two greatest and most important events recorded in the history of mankind" because they marked...
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Ecological Imperialism: The Biological Expansion of Europe, 900-1900

Alfred W. Crosby - 2004 - 368 sider
...STAFF OF THE ALEXANDER TURNBULL LIBRARY, WELLINGTON, NEW ZEALAND THE D1SCOVERY OF AMER1CA, and that of a passage to the East Indies by the Cape of Good Hope, are the two greatest and most important events recorded in the history of mankind. — Adam Smith,...
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A Commercial Dictionary: Containing the Present State of Mercantile ..., Volum 1

Joshua Montefiore - 2004
...trade and manufactures began to increase, though by slow degrees, till by the discovery of America, and of a passage to the East Indies by the Cape of Good Hope, the ancient channels of commerce, and the projects and views of commercial men, became completely changed....
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A History of African Higher Education from Antiquity to the Present: A ...

Y. G.-M. Lulat - 2005 - 624 sider
...his now classic manifesto of capitalism, The Wealth of Nations: "The discovery of America, and that of a passage to the East Indies by the Cape of Good Hope, are the two greatest and most important events recorded in the history of mankind. Their consequences...
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The Intra-Asian Trade in Japanese Copper by the Dutch East India Company ...

Ryūto Shimada - 2006 - 225 sider
...7, Part 3: "Of the Advantages which Europe has derived from the Discovery of America, and from that of a Passage to the East Indies by the Cape of Good Hope". 2 Smith, Wealth of Nations, Vol. 2, 635. This topic is further elaborated by Leonard Blusse, Strange...
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Maritime Exploration in the Age of Discovery, 1415-1800

Ronald S. Love - 2006 - 195 sider
...Adam Smith similarly asserted in his Wealth of Nations (1776) that the "discovery of America and that of a passage to the East Indies by the Cape of Good Hope are the two greatest and most important events recorded in the history of mankind." But here the convergence...
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Great Powers and Geopolitical Change

Jakub J. Grygiel - 2006 - 258 sider
...way. As Adam Smith argued in 1776, perhaps somewhat excessively, "The discovery of America and that of a passage to the East Indies by the Cape of Good Hope are the two greatest and most important events recorded in the history of mankind."1 These two events...
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