How Silver Helped Britain Colonize India

Silver, the standard currency of the 16th century, made it easy for British traders to influence India’s internal politics.

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Silver was the white element in the early 16th century that ruled the world. It was the standard currency of the world way before gold took its place. Silver was the cause of many wars and…

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Karthick Nambi

Karthick Nambi

A human with interest in history and technology