Visualizing the Data of the Eighteenth Century French Caribbean

Over the course of the eighteenth century, the French crown transformed its Atlantic colonies from a loosely administered archipelago of buccaneer outposts into France’s most dynamic economic region. By the end of the century, the Caribbean colonies were the cornerstone of France’s prosperous empire and the envy of European rivals. Increasingly aware of the political … Continue reading Visualizing the Data of the Eighteenth Century French Caribbean