Medieval cities; their origins and the revival of trade.

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Medieval Cities: Their Origins and the Revival of Trade - Pirenne, Henri, and Halsey, Frank D (Translated by), and McCormick, Michael (Introduction by)

Henri Pirenne is best known for his provocative argument--known as the "Pirenne thesis" and familiar to all students of medieval Europe--that it was not the invasion of the Germanic tribes that destroyed the civilization of antiquity, but rather the closing of Mediterranean trade by Arab conquest in the seventh century. The consequent interruption ... Read More

Medieval Cities: Their Origins and the Revival of Trade 2014, Princeton University Press, Princeton

ISBN-13: 9780691162393

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Medieval Cities: Their Origins and the Revival of Trade 1969, Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ

ISBN-13: 9780691007601

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