Sets out to establish just what drove early man to trade and to examine its profound influence on the world we know. This title suggests that an analysis of one of the globe's ancient forms of communication might teach us about how to avoid seemingly anxieties about globalisation and the flattening of the world.
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Book Description Atlantic Books, London, UK, 2008. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: New. UK Edition. 6.5x9.5. A history of the growth of trade across borders, showing how it has enriched societies both financially and culturally, led to technical innovations and made life better for those that take part in it. Includes many details about how explorers laid the groundwork for trade, and looks at the cost to those displaced in the course of economic exchange. Includes b/w photo insert, line drawings, Notes, Bibliography, Index. Published @ 22.00 Pounds. Bookseller Inventory # 016696
Book Description Atlantic Books. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 184354668X New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW6.1000048
Book Description Atlantic Books, 2008. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P11184354668X