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Colonial society and economy the navigation acts , first enacted by parliament in 1660, regulated trade by requiring that goods be shipped on english ships with predominantly english crews and that certain commodities, called enumerated articles , be shipped to only england or its colonies. Much of the european exploration of the pacific was inspired by two obsessions, the search for the fastest routes to the spice-rich islands of the moluccas as well as the theory that somewhere in the south pacific lay a vast undiscovered southern continent. Period 5 review: 1750-1900 (with before the late 1700s britain's demand for cotton was met by india, but they increasingly by the mid-19th century. The industrial revolution, which began in the mid-1700s first in britain and later in western europe, is the most significant collection of technological, social, and economic changes in human history there is a lot of speculation as to why the industrial revolution occurred first in western europe. American colonial life in the late 1700s: distant cousins living in the original thirteen british colonies during the late 1700s how and why did life differ for.
The british presence in india began as a commercial enterprise: the british east india company, a trading organization, had been active on the subcontinent since the early 1600s and, by the middle of the 1700s, had turned india into what historian philip j stern calls the company state. America's decision to declare independence form great britain was both due the change of economic policies and to the development of refining life and liberty. How and why was slavery integrated into colonial american society and economics by the mid-1700s 10 how were native american tribes and peoples affected by the settlement of british america between the early 1600s and the mid-1700s.
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History of the united states the colonial heritage by the mid-1700's, most of the settlements had been formed into 13 british colonies. The economic history of the united kingdom deals with the 1600 and 1700, britain led the industrial in mid-century, british industrialists and financiers.