Medieval merchants and money: essays in honour of James L. by Martin Allen,Matthew Davies

By Martin Allen,Matthew Davies

This quantity includes chosen essays from a convention held in November 2013 to have a good time the contribution to scholarship of the medieval historian Professor James L. Bolton. in the total subject matter, the essays tackle a few varied questions in medieval financial and social historical past, focussing particularly at the actions of retailers, their exchange, criminal interactions and identities, and at the value of cash and credits within the rural and concrete economies. different essays glance extra largely at styles of immigration to London, alternate and royal coverage, and the position that retailers performed within the Hundred Years War.

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