A new edition of Philip Curtin's classic work on the history of the plantations.Essays in Atlantic History Philip D. Curtin ... The tradition of Portuguese local government went back to Roman practices. ... With the fall of Rome, the civitates kept much of their strength in the Mediterranean basin, though they weakened in anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Rise and Fall of the Plantation Complex|
|Author||:||Philip D. Curtin|
|Publisher||:||Cambridge University Press - 1998-02-13|