By Sevket Pamuk

The Ottoman empire stood on the crossroads of intercontinental exchange on the sunrise of the period of capitalism. This quantity examines the financial heritage of that empire from its beginnings within the fourteenth century to the tip of the 1st international conflict. via a close exam of the currencies and similar associations of an empire which stretched from the Balkans via Anatolia, Syria, Egypt and the Gulf to the Maghrib, the publication demonstrates the complexity of the financial preparations and their evolution in accordance with either neighborhood advancements and international monetary forces. the amount additionally offers a few important insights into social and political heritage and the evolution of Ottoman associations. this can be a huge ebook through the most extraordinary monetary historians within the field.

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