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For Want of Trade: Shipping and the New Jersey Ports, 1680-1783

New Jersey Historical Society, 1981. First edition First printing. Hardcover. ix+ 224 pp. with index. Illustrations. Fine in very good dust jacket. The history and evolution of the shipping ports of New Jersey for the roughly hundred-year period 1680 to the end of the American Revolution. With sections on 17th century history, port administration, patterns of trade, vessels, crews and cargos, merchant-shippers and the "dark and dismal" days of the Revolution. Fine Hardcover 9780911020038 (Item ID: E18489)


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