The Resource A treatise on the wealth, power, and resources, of the British Empire, in every quarter of the world, including the East Indies : the rise and progress of the funding system explained ; with observations on the national resources for the beneficial employment of a redundant population, and for rewarding the military and naval officers, soldiers and seamen, for their services to their country during the late war ; illustrated by copious statistical tables, constructed on a new plan, and exhibiting a collected view of the different subjects discussed in this work, by P. Colquhoun

A treatise on the wealth, power, and resources, of the British Empire, in every quarter of the world, including the East Indies : the rise and progress of the funding system explained ; with observations on the national resources for the beneficial employment of a redundant population, and for rewarding the military and naval officers, soldiers and seamen, for their services to their country during the late war ; illustrated by copious statistical tables, constructed on a new plan, and exhibiting a collected view of the different subjects discussed in this work, by P. Colquhoun

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A treatise on the wealth, power, and resources, of the British Empire, in every quarter of the world, including the East Indies : the rise and progress of the funding system explained ; with observations on the national resources for the beneficial employment of a redundant population, and for rewarding the military and naval officers, soldiers and seamen, for their services to their country during the late war ; illustrated by copious statistical tables, constructed on a new plan, and exhibiting a collected view of the different subjects discussed in this work
Title
A treatise on the wealth, power, and resources, of the British Empire, in every quarter of the world, including the East Indies
Title remainder
the rise and progress of the funding system explained ; with observations on the national resources for the beneficial employment of a redundant population, and for rewarding the military and naval officers, soldiers and seamen, for their services to their country during the late war ; illustrated by copious statistical tables, constructed on a new plan, and exhibiting a collected view of the different subjects discussed in this work
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by P. Colquhoun
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Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NYG
Citation source
Goldsmiths'-Kress library of economic literature, no. 20869
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1745-1820.
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Colquhoun, Patrick
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Great Britain
  • East Indies
  • West Indies, British
  • India
  • New South Wales
  • Finance
  • Great Britain
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A treatise on the wealth, power, and resources, of the British Empire, in every quarter of the world, including the East Indies : the rise and progress of the funding system explained ; with observations on the national resources for the beneficial employment of a redundant population, and for rewarding the military and naval officers, soldiers and seamen, for their services to their country during the late war ; illustrated by copious statistical tables, constructed on a new plan, and exhibiting a collected view of the different subjects discussed in this work, by P. Colquhoun
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Publication
Note
  • One of the first attempts to provide a comprehensive statistical survey of Great Britain and its overseas possessions. Contains much information on the penal settlements in New South Wales, as well as on the colonies in the West Indies and India
  • Contains numerous tables of statistics
  • Includes an appendix on British possessions in the East Indies
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
o20000534650
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
xii, 451, 91 p.
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A treatise on the wealth, power, and resources, of the British Empire, in every quarter of the world, including the East Indies : the rise and progress of the funding system explained ; with observations on the national resources for the beneficial employment of a redundant population, and for rewarding the military and naval officers, soldiers and seamen, for their services to their country during the late war ; illustrated by copious statistical tables, constructed on a new plan, and exhibiting a collected view of the different subjects discussed in this work, by P. Colquhoun
Publication
Note
  • One of the first attempts to provide a comprehensive statistical survey of Great Britain and its overseas possessions. Contains much information on the penal settlements in New South Wales, as well as on the colonies in the West Indies and India
  • Contains numerous tables of statistics
  • Includes an appendix on British possessions in the East Indies
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
o20000534650
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
xii, 451, 91 p.

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