• Engineering
  • Published 2002

The development of sericulture and the production of silk in Croatia

@inproceedings{Buczynski2002TheDO,
  title={The development of sericulture and the production of silk in Croatia},
  author={Alexander Buczynski},
  year={2002}
}
During the second half of the 18th century the Court in Vienna gave special support to one specific economic branch of the Croatian Kingdom: sericulture. According to mercantilist views of that time, the production of raw silk was a significant way of combining inexpensive production with expensive sale of raw silk in order to make large profits and inprove the balance of trade. Sericulture in a way represented the most suitable and optimum combination of the Frontier‚s military and… CONTINUE READING

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