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Bound together : how traders, preachers, adventurers, and warriors shaped globalization
Title:
Bound together : how traders, preachers, adventurers, and warriors shaped globalization
Author:
Chanda, Nayan.
Personal Author:
Physical Description:
xvi, 391 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Summary:
Chanda traces how traders, preachers, warriors, and adventurers have reshaped the world and reconnected us throughout history, and offers a provocative discussion of what globalization means for the future.
Language:
English
Contents:
The African beginning -- From camel commerce to e-commerce -- The world inside -- Preachers' world -- World in motion -- The imperial weave -- Slaves, germs, and Trojan horses -- Globalization: from buzzword to curse -- Who's afraid of globalization? -- The road ahead -- Chronology.
ISBN:
9780300112016

9780670081394

9780300136234
Format :
Book