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The great trade routes : a history of cargoes and commerce over land and sea

Author: Philip Parker
Publisher: London : Conway, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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For centuries trade has been vital to the growth and prosperity of societies. The ancient world saw the expansion of Western Asian, Mediterranean and Polynesian civilisations as transport networks for trade were established.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Philip Parker
ISBN: 9781844861415 1844861414
OCLC Number: 798411210
Description: 320 pages : color illustrations ; 35 cm
Contents: Trade routes in the ancient world --
Trade routes in classical times --
Trade in the Middle Ages --
Trade in the age of discovery --
Trade in the age of empires --
Trade in the modern world.
Responsibility: edited by Philip Parker.

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