This exhaustive four-volume set is the definitive reference on the history of trade in all time periods. It traces the historical and contemporary interaction of trade, commerce, and culture in fascinating detail.The best, fastest, and most cost-effective way involved developing a sea route from western Europe to the Far East, and in the 1400s, the Portuguese, led by Prince Henry the Navigator, who was influenced by Marcoa#39;s book, started to journey down the West African coast. ... New Haven: Yale University Press, 1999. Whitfield, Susan. Life Along the Silk Road. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2000.
|Title||:||Encyclopedia of World Trade|
|Author||:||Cynthia Clark Northrup, Jerry H. Bentley, Alfred E. Eckes, Jr, Patrick Manning, Kenneth Pomeranz, Steven Topik|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2015-04-10|