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Medieval trade in the Mediterranean world

Robert Sabatino Lopez

Medieval trade in the Mediterranean world

illustrative documents translated with introduction and notes.

by Robert Sabatino Lopez

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Published by Oxford University Press in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesRecords of civilization, sources and studies -- 52
ContributionsRaymond, Irving Woodworth, 1898-
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 458 p. ;
Number of Pages458
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21395468M

Medieval trade in the Mediterranean world [electronic resource]: illustrative documents Responsibility translated with introductions and notes by Robert S. Lopez and Irving W. Raymond. Her first book, Trade and Institutions in the Medieval Mediterranean: The Geniza Merchants and their Business World (Cambridge University Press, Studies in Economic History, ) explores the nature and geography of the medieval Islamic economy, the ways a group of merchants engaged with local and long-distance infrastructures and institutions.

Early and Medieval Islamic World. the medieval Mediterranean and Middle East bore witness to a prolonged period of flourishing intellectual and cultural diversity. Seeking to contribute to this ever-more nuanced and textured picture, The Early and Medieval Islamic World academic book series will promote innovative research on the period   "Trade and Institutions in the Medieval Mediterranean succeeds in painting a coherent and compelling picture of a trading community, while still maintaining technical precision. The result is that one learns, and even enters, a world of foreign categories and remarkable social-economic mechanisms."Pages:

PDF | On Jun 1, , Avner Greif and others published Trade and Institutions in the Medieval Mediterranean: The Geniza Merchants and Their Business World. By . Book Description. Collected Studies CS The articles in this collection cover the region extending from Italy to the Black Sea and to Egypt, over a period of seven centuries, with an emphasis on the considerable economic and social interaction between the West and the regions of the Eastern Mediterranean.


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All methodological approaches—including interdisciplinary ones—are welcome. Trade and Institutions in the Medieval Mediterranean The Geniza Merchants and their Business World to manage political risks and asserted different parts of their fluid identities to gain advantage in the multicultural medieval trading world.

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