Trade, Travel, and Exploration in the Middle Ages

Trade, Travel, and Exploration in the Middle Ages

An Encyclopedia

Book - 2000
Rate this:
Baker & Taylor
A collection of articles traces the history of commerce and travel from the years 525 to 1492, covering such topics as architecture, historical events, rulers, ships, tribes, and women.

Taylor
& Francis Publishing

Trade, Travel, and Exploration: An Encyclopedia is a reference book that covers the peoples, places, technologies, and intellectual concepts that contributed to trade, travel and exploration during the Middle Ages, from the years A.D. 525 to 1492.

Book News
A hefty reference to the peoples, places, technologies, and intellectual concepts that contributed to the long-distance movement of people, goods, and ideas and political power from 525 to 1492. The 435 articles range in length from about 100 words to over 5,000; they are signed by contributors said to be specialists in particular fields, though only their institutions are cited. Among the sections are architecture, diplomats and envoys, geographical works, historical events, marvels and wonders, Mongols, pilgrimage, rulers, ships, travel by category or nationality, travel writers and works, tribes and peoples, and women. Moderately illustrated in black-and-white. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Publisher: New York : Garland Pub., 2000
ISBN: 9780815320036
0815320035
Branch Call Number: R 909.07 TRA
Characteristics: xxxix, 715 p. : ill., maps ; 29 cm

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at DPL

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top