BOOK REVIEW: ‘Merchant Kings’

a book review from the washington times……….

“For three centuries commencing about 1600, much of the world’s commerce was controlled by what one could call “privatized imperialism” in the form of six privately owned trading companies granted state monopolies and operating beyond any independent control.”

read it here:

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2011/mar/18/book-review-merchant-kings/?page=1

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