A new book, by Dr. Catherine Losier, examines the commercial networks of French Guiana during the Ancien Regime

May 12th, 2016

Dept. of Archaeology

Approvisionner Cayenne sous l’Ancien Regime Archeologie et histoire des reseaux commerciaux.
A new book, by Dr. Catherine Losier, examines the commercial networks of French Guiana during the Ancien Regime

Dr. Catherine Losier's research details the economic and social aspects of colonial life in French Guiana during the Ancien Régime (pre-revolutionary France). Her analyses of archaeological collections and historic documents relating to the colonial French plantations of the period (1688-1794) provide new insights into the commercial networks linking French Guiana to France, as well as to the Caribbean islands and North-American colonies.

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