The Sea In World History Exploration Travel And Trade 2 Volumes

Author: Stephen K. Stein
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1440835519
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This two-volume set documents the essential role of the sea and maritime activity across history, from travel and food production to commerce and conquest. • Provides a broad survey of the importance of the oceans for all of human culture ...

World History Volume Ii Since 1500

Author: William J. Duiker
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1305537807
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From a global perspective, perhaps the most noteworthy event of the period was
the extension of the maritime trade network throughout the entire populated world
. ... of the Americas, other historians note that it was the rise of the Arab empire in
the Middle East and the Mongol expansion a few centuries later that played the
greatest role in creating a widespread communications network that enabled
goods and ideas to travel from one end of the Eurasian supercontinent to the

Discovery Of The Americas 1492 1800

Author: Tom Smith
Publisher: Infobase Publishing
ISBN: 1438101805
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2. \. In 1492, as Christopher Columbus regaled the Spanish court with tales of
primitive islands brimming with gold and, as he said in his original letter to the
king, inhabitants who “might conceive affection for us and, more than that,
become Christians,” ... SEA. While Columbus was wrong to assume that he had
discovered an uncomplicated paradise, at that moment in world history a
combination of politics, religion, and technology increased the chance that ships
flying flags of Spanish ...

Lonely Planet Reisef Hrer Vietnam

Author: Iain Stewart
Publisher: Lonely Planet
ISBN: 3829723350
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Der Lonely-Planet-Reiseführer Vietnam ist ehrlich, praktisch, witzig geschrieben und liefert inspirierende Eindrücke und Erfahrungen.

Walford S Guide To Reference Material

Author: Albert John Walford
Publisher: Library Assn Pub Ltd
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List of officers 1846-1996). Class No: 910.4(091) [5206] FRANCK, I.M. and
BROWNSTONE, D.M. To the ends of the earth the great travel and trade routes of
human history. New York and Oxford, Facts on File, 1984. xiv, 427p. illus. (some
col.), maps ... Class No: 910.4(091) [5208] The Royal Geographical Society
history of world exploration. Keay, i.,ed. London, Hamlyn, 1991. 320p. illus. (
some col.), col. maps, bibliog., index. £20. 10 sections by different hands: 1. Early
exploration - 2.

Trade And Travel In The Red Sea Region

Author: Paul Lunde
Publisher: British Archaeological Reports Limited
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Medieval anchors from the Red Sea. International Journal of Nautical
Archaeology 19: 299-306. Raby J. 1986. The porcelain trade routes. Pages 55-
63 in volume 1 of R. Krahl Chinese Ceramics in the Topkapi Saray Museum
Istanbul (ed.J. Ayers). (3 volumes). London: published in association with the
directorate of the Topkapi Saray Museum by Sotheby's. Raymond A. 1974.
Artisans et commercants au Caire au XVIIF siecle (2 volumes). Damascus :
Institut francais de Damas.