Intra-European Litigation in Eighteenth-Century Izmir
The Role of the Merchants’ Style
This book offers an account of how merchants litigated on the basis of mercantile custom as well as specific legal procedures, using an ensemble of cases brought before the Dutch consul in Izmir in the second half of the eighteenth century.; Readership: All interested in the legal and socio-cultural tools early modern merchants had at their disposal to ensure the functioning of long-distance and cross-cultural trade. Those interested in European presence in the Ottoman Empire.
KeywordsAsian history; Middle Eastern history
Publication date and place2021
Middle Eastern history