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Trade
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Medieval trade was in many respects a continuation of the economic practices of the Roman Empire. In spite of the Arab expansion, the primary economic zone of the Latin West still lay in the Mediterra…

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Jörg Oberste, “Trade”, in: Brill’s Encyclopedia of the Middle Ages. Consulted online on 26 May 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2213-2139_bema_SIM_033924>
First published online: 2016



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