Economic Life in Ottoman Europe: Taxation, Trade and the Struggle for Land, 1600-1800

Economic Life in Ottoman Europe: Taxation, Trade and the Struggle for Land, 1600-1800

by Bruce McGowan

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ISBN-13: 9780521135368
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 03/04/2010
Series: Studies in Modern Capitalism Series
Pages: 240
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

List of illustrations; Preface; 1. Ottoman exports to pre-industrial Europe; 2. Men and land: south-eastern Europe during the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries; 3. Head tax data for Ottoman Europe, 1700-1815, Appendix: Official totals of head tax receipts held by the non-Muslim population of Ottoman Europe, 1700-1815; 4. A look at Ottoman fiscal geography: the tax house (avariz-nüzül) system, 1641-1834, Appendix: Statistical digest of the tax house system of Ottoman Europe, 1640-1834; 5. Chiftlik agriculture and fiscal practice in western Macedonia, 1620-1830; Conclusion; Notes to the text; Glossary; Author index; Subject index.

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