Trade, Travel, and Exploration in the Middle Ages by John Block Friedman
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Trade, Travel, and Exploration in the Middle Ages
By John Block Friedman

Trade, Travel, and Exploration in the Middle Ages

An Encyclopedia

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Trade, Travel, and Exploration in the Middle Ages by John Block Friedman

Book Description

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.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780815320036
ISBN-10: 0815320035
Format: Hardback
(279mm x 216mm x 40mm)
Pages: 756
Imprint: Garland Publishing Inc
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Inc
Publish Date: 31-Aug-2000
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - John Block Friedman

John Block Friedman is professor emeritus of English at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and visiting professor of English at Kent State University-Salem. He received his Ph.D. from Michigan State University. He is the co-editor, with Jessica Wegmann-Sanchez, of Garland's Medieval Iconography: A Research Guide(1998). Kristen Mossler Figg is associate professor of English at Kent State University-Salem. She received her Ph.D. from Kent State University, where she did graduate studies in French and English.

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