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  • ISBN: 9780871139795
  • ISBN: 0871139790
  • Physical Description: x, 467 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Atlantic Monthly Press ; c2008.

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Sumer -- The straits of trade -- Camels, perfumes, ... Read More
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Traces the evolution of international trade, from ... Read More
Subject: International trade > History.
International economic relations > History.
International business enterprises > History.
Globalization > History.
International trade > History.
Globalization > History.

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A Splendid Exchange : How Trade Shaped the World
A Splendid Exchange : How Trade Shaped the World
by Bernstein, William J.
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A Splendid Exchange : How Trade Shaped the World

SectionSection DescriptionPage Number
List of Mapsp. ix
Introductionp. 1
1Sumerp. 20
2The Straits of Tradep. 43
3Camels, Perfumes, and Prophetsp. 54
4The Baghdad-Canton Expressp. 77
5The Taste of Trade and the Captives of Tradep. 110
6The Disease of Tradep. 130
7Da Gama's Urgep. 152
8A World Encompassedp. 198
9The Coming of Corporationsp. 214
10Transplantsp. 241
11The Triumph and Tragedy of Free Tradep. 280
12What Henry Bessemer Wroughtp. 316
13Collapsep. 338
14The Battle of Seattlep. 366
Acknowledgmentsp. 387
Notesp. 389
Bibliographyp. 429
Illustration Creditsp. 449

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