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From Outpost to Outport: A Structural Analysis of the Jersey-Gasp Cod Fishery, 1767-1886 Rosemary E Ommer

From Outpost to Outport: A Structural Analysis of the Jersey-Gasp Cod Fishery, 1767-1886

Rosemary E Ommer

Published December 1st 1990
ISBN : 9780773562271
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264 pages
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Using the extensive papers of the firm Charles Robin and Company of Jersey and Paspebiac, and the records of the Jersey mercantile establishment, Rosemary Ommer presents a detailed case study of commodity trade, uncovering the development, function,MoreUsing the extensive papers of the firm Charles Robin and Company of Jersey and Paspebiac, and the records of the Jersey mercantile establishment, Rosemary Ommer presents a detailed case study of commodity trade, uncovering the development, function, and strengths and weaknesses of all aspects of the fishery. Her analysis clearly reveals a functional three-point trading system: production in Gasp, management in Jersey, and markets in the Mediterranean, the West Indies, and Brazil.