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The book is based on Arabic sources, documents in archives of centers of Levantine trade, and material from the files of the firm of Francesco Datini. From the fall of Acre to the journey of Vasco de Gama, the author provides an invaluable description of late medieval Mediterranean trade.

Originally published in 1984.

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Table of Contents

  1. Cover
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  1. Title Page, Copyright
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  1. Table of Contents
  2. p. vii
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  1. Tables
  2. pp. ix-x
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  1. Preface
  2. p. xi
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  1. The Crisis of Levant Trade(1291-1344)
  2. pp. 3-63
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  1. Back to Egypt and Syria(1345-1370)
  2. pp. 64-102
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  1. A New Period of Growth(1370-1402)
  2. pp. 103-199
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  1. THE ASCENDANCY OF VENICE(1403-1421)
  2. pp. 200-269
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  1. A New Crisis(1422-1452)
  2. pp. 270-366
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  1. The Levant Traderat Home and Overseas
  2. pp. 367-432
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  1. Mediaeval Levant Tradeat Its Height (1453-1498)
  2. pp. 433-512
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  1. Appendices
  2. pp. 513-559
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  1. Bibliography
  2. pp. 560-576
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  1. Index
  2. pp. 577-600
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Additional Information

ISBN
9781400853168
MARC Record
OCLC
889248749
Pages
622
Launched on MUSE
2015-01-01
Language
English
Open Access
No
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