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The spice trade of the Roman Empire, 29 B.C. to A.D. 641 / by J. Innes Miller.


Oxford : Clarendon Press, 1969.
ISBN 9780198142645, 0198142641

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Subjects Condiments -- Rome -- History.
Economics -- Rome -- History.
Épices - Commerce - Rome.
Épices - Rome.
Épices -- Commerce -- Rome.
Épices -- Rome.
Gewürzhandel.
Plants, Edible -- Rome.
Rome (Empire)
Römisches Reich.
Spice trade -- Rome.
Spice trade.
Spices -- Rome.
Spices.
Description xxiii, 294 pages, [3] pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Copyright Date 1969.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 281-290) and indexes.
Contents The classical idea of spices -- The botanical approach -- The spices of China and South-East Asia -- The spices of India -- The spices of Persia, Arabia, and East Africa -- The spices of the Roman Empire -- The trade routes -- The cinnamon route -- The Entrepots -- The carriers -- The homeward trade -- The outward trade -- The balance of payments -- The geographers -- Conclusion.
Geographic Area Europe
Middle East
Africa, North
Network Numbers (OCoLC)37414
(OCoLC)ocm00037414
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat

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