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Wilson, Charles 1914-

Overview
Works: 76 works in 744 publications in 5 languages and 10,617 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Bibliography  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree, Arranger, Other, Composer
Classifications: HC240, 330.94
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Charles Wilson
Queen Elizabeth and the revolt of the Netherlands by Charles Wilson( Book )

30 editions published between 1970 and 1980 in English and held by 1,037 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uiteenzetting over de opstand der zeven Provinciën tegen Spanje en over de rol die de Engelse koningin Elizabeth I hierin heeft gespeeld
The Dutch Republic and the civilisation of the seventeenth century by Charles Wilson( Book )

38 editions published between 1968 and 1977 in 5 languages and held by 1,027 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cambridge Economic History of Europe by M. M Postan( Book )

84 editions published between 1952 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 901 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume of The Cambridge Economic History of Europe looks at economic organization during the early modern period
The transformation of Europe, 1558-1648 by Charles Wilson( Book )

17 editions published in 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Introduction to the sources of European economic history, 1500-1800 by Charles Wilson( Book )

65 editions published between 1977 and 1986 in English and Spanish and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

England's apprenticeship, 1603-1763 by C. H Wilson( Book )

51 editions published between 1965 and 1984 in 3 languages and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Economic history and the historian; collected essays by Charles Wilson( Book )

21 editions published in 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of Unilever; a study in economic growth and social change by Charles Wilson( Book )

60 editions published between 1945 and 1970 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profit and power; a study of England and the Dutch wars by Charles Wilson( Book )

30 editions published between 1957 and 1978 in English and Dutch and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical explanations need to keep step with the march of research if they are not to degenerate into empty cliches. It has long been a commonplace of 17th century history that the Anglo-Dutch Wars were the product of 'commercial rivalry'. This essay, first published twenty years ago, attempted to analyse and redefine this overworked traditional concept so as to explain more precisely how it led to naval wars between the Dutch and the English. Two idees fixes of contemporary English thought seemed especially significant; one was the persistent consciousness of English inferiority and backwardness in economic affairs when compared with the Dutch; the other, compounding this, was the equally persistent conviction that strategically, England seemed well placed to wreck the Dutch maritime economy and bring the Republic to her knees in a naval war. These obsessive beliefs combined naturally with the specific influences and motives of powerful political and commercial lobbies to stoke the fires of aggression. Failing over several decades to make any visible progress by more or less peaceful policies, they turned, first, to economic warfare by means of propaganda and pseudo-legal claims to maritime sovereignty; finally (in 1652) to all-out eco nomic and naval warfare
Australia, 1788-1988 : the creation of a nation by Charles Wilson( Book )

15 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and French and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enterprise and history : essays in honour of Charles Wilson( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anglo-Dutch commerce & finance in the eighteenth century by Charles Wilson( Book )

39 editions published between 1941 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First with the news : the history of W.H. Smith 1792-1972 by Charles Wilson( Book )

12 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unilever 1945-1965: challenge & response in the post-war industrial revolution by Charles Wilson( Book )

14 editions published in 1968 in 3 languages and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Economic issues in immigration: an exploration of the liberal approach to public policy on immigration by Charles Wilson( Book )

10 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Parliaments, peoples and mass media: a report on the Geneva symposium organized by the Inter-Parliamentary Union in December 1968 by Thomas Wilson( Book )

11 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The economic organization of early modern Europe by E. E Rich( Book )

15 editions published between 1966 and 1978 in 3 languages and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Economia e società in Europa nell'età moderna. -- v. 5
The economy of expanding Europe in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries by E. E Rich( Book )

9 editions published between 1967 and 1980 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cambridge economic history of Europe( Book )

40 editions published between 1941 and 2008 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the economic history of Europe during the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries
 
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The economy of expanding Europe in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuriesThe Cambridge economic history of Europe
Alternative Names
Charles Henry Wilson Brits historicus (1914-1991)

Charles Wilson

Charles Wilson Britischer Historiker, geboren 1914

Charles Wilson historien britannique, né 1914

Wilson, C. H.

Wilson, Ch.H. 1914-1991

Wilson, Charles

Wilson, Charles 1914-1991

Wilson, Charles H.

Wilson, Charles Henry.

Wilson, Charles Henry 1914-

Wilson Charles Henry 1914-1991

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Languages
English (510)

Spanish (17)

Italian (14)

Dutch (7)

French (1)

Covers
Australia, 1788-1988 : the creation of a nationThe economy of expanding Europe in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuriesThe Cambridge economic history of Europe