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Agriculture
(5,744 words)

During the Early Middle Ages, agriculture was unquestionably the economic mainstay of the population. More than 95% of families practiced agriculture and lived from the proceeds of their farming activ…

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Werner Rösener, “Agriculture”, in: Brill’s Encyclopedia of the Middle Ages. Consulted online on 18 March 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2213-2139_bema_SIM_033922>
First published online: 2016



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