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Waves of Prosperity: India, China and the West - How Global Trade Transformed the World

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When the Venetian merchant, Marco Polo, first arrived in Dynastic China he was faced with a society far advanced of anything he had encountered in Europe. The ports were filled with commodities from all over the eastern world, while new technology was driving the economy forward. It would take another 400 years before European trade in the Atlantic eclipsed the Pacific mar ...more
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Published September 16th 2016 by Robinson Press
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Good book on Economic History covering a very large time period. focuses mainly on South & East Asia along with Europe and US. Covers the cycles of growth and decay along with the complex relationships between profitability, innovation and growth.
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