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The early growth of the European economy

Georges Duby

The early growth of the European economy

warriors and peasants from the seventh to the twelfth century.

by Georges Duby

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Published by Weidenfeld & Nicolson in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Europe,
  • France
    • Subjects:
    • Economic history -- Medieval, 500-1500.,
    • Europe -- Economic conditions -- To 1492.,
    • France -- Economic conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesWarriors and peasants from the seventh to the twelfth century.
      StatementTranslated by Howard B. Clarke.
      SeriesWorld economic history
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC240 .D7813 1974b
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 292 p.
      Number of Pages292
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5088997M
      ISBN 100297766635
      LC Control Number74160393

      The Asia trade supplied necessary trade goods for the slave ships, and the slave ships provided a steady market for the Asian products. Around 16, BC, Europe witnessed the appearance of a new culture, known as Magdalenianpossibly rooted in the old Gravettian. The most promising work revolves around craft skills there are important articles and books on seventeenth-century New England artisans, Connecticut furniture makers, Pennsylvania weavers, and Eastern Shore artisans and detailed considerations of consumer goods found in probate inventories and store account records. If the slave trade was intimately intertwined with Europe's New World trade, it was equally embroiled in the Asia trade.

      Through his military campaigns, the king of the kingdom of MacedonAlexander, spread Hellenistic culture and learning to the banks of the River Indus. This end, during the last years of the 12th century BC, occurred after a slow decline of the Mycenaean civilization, which lasted many years before dying out. This empire was later divided into several parts; West Francia would evolve into the Kingdom of Francewhile East Francia would evolve into the Holy Roman Empirea precursor to modern Germany and Italy. The cowry shells, which served as the major currency along the West African coast, came from the Maldive Islands, near India. In addition, the antebellum era saw a great surge in collective efforts to improve society through reform. From to the present, however, their economies have struggled with low growth and high unemployment, lagging behind both international competitors and their own earlier success.

      Strong welfare states helped cement this bargain, providing workers with generous benefits to offset their wage restraint and the unemployment generated by industrial restructuring. Britain and France built the largest empires, while diplomats ensured there were no major wars in Europe, apart from the Crimean War of the s. What happened after that is disputed, the subject of many myths and legends. Well, a historical debate has emerged over the past twenty-five years suggesting that the multitude and range of troubles between and deserves to be called a 'general crisis'.


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