The Political Economy of Smuggling: Regional Informal Economies in Early Bourbon New Granada


In this compelling history of imperialism in the New World, Lance Grahn explores the role of smuggling in colonial Spanish America. Drawing on a wealth of primary sources, he sheds important new light on the depth & intensity of corruption in the Spanish empire.

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Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Boulder, CO
Publication year:
  • 1997