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Transport of Goods
(6,079 words)

Transport, "the displacement of persons, goods, and news" (W. Hamm), or, "in an economic context, the totality of processes that serve to overcome distance, and facilitate the movement of persons, goo…

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Elisabeth Vavra, “Transport of Goods”, in: Brill’s Encyclopedia of the Middle Ages. Consulted online on 20 June 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2213-2139_bema_SIM_033927>
First published online: 2016



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