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The Wheels of Commerce: Civilization and Capitalism, 15th-18th Century, Volume 2

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'The intricacy of detail and boldness of hypothesis in this book are indisputable, and if one is to do more than skim it, it demands and repays enormous attention...The lavish illustrations are superbly well chosen. The pictures show the endless variety of commercial dealings of which humans are capable.' Jonathan Spence, New York Times Book Review

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The subject of The Wheels of Commerce is the development of mechanisms of exchange—shops, markets, trade networks, and banking—in the pre-industrial stages of capitalism.

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ISBN:
9780520081154
Translator:
Reynolds, Sian
Author:
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Publisher:
University of California Press
Subject:
History
Subject:
Civilization, Modern
Subject:
Economic History
Subject:
Renaissance
Subject:
Modern - General
Subject:
Social history
Subject:
World
Subject:
World History - Medieval and Renaissance
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Civilization & Capitalism, 15th-18th Century
Series Volume:
2
Publication Date:
19921231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
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Pages:
3
Dimensions:
9 x 6.5 x 1.75 in 43 oz

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