The brokered world: go-betweens and global intelligence, 1770-1820

Collection of essays focusing on the roles of intermediaries such as brokers and spies, messengers and translators, missionaries and entrepreneurs, in linking different parts of the ever more densely entangled systems of knowledge production and circulation at a key moment in the development of glob...

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Other Authors: Schaffer, Simon, 1955-
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Sagamore Beach, Mass. : Science History Publications, 2009.
Series: Uppsala studies in history of science ; 35.