Mining, Monies, and Culture in Early Modern Societies: East Asian and Global Perspectives

    Mining, Monies, and Culture in Early Modern Societies explores substantial and methodological issues in the early modern history of mining for monetary metals and monies of Japan, China, and Europe. The largest group in the thirteen articles presents empirical research on mining, metallurgy, and metals trade in the context of global trade systems. Another group focuses on the effects of money in government and everyday life. Several articles investigate scroll paintings and material remains as sources for the history of technology, or apply Geographic Information Systems to the analysis of spatial dimensions of mining areas.

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    Number of Pages: 366
    Format(s): Hardback - ISBN: 9789004242821
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    Listed in: Economic history
    Publisher: Brill

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