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Unformatted text preview: 11-16 From Boom to Bust: Revival and Decline, 13th-14th Centuries the 13th Century long-distance trade routes peoples on east coast of Spain did well, Barcelona especially merchants from italy and aragon dominate east-west trade Genoa Venice greater demand in western Europe for goods of high value west gave east necessary things east gave west pretty things continued expansion in population by 1348 the party was over... climatic changes -- A Little Ice Age winters longer and colder heavier rains in summer unreliable seasons severe flooding polar cap descended southward ...
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This note was uploaded on 04/26/2008 for the course HIS 4A taught by Professor Mckee during the Fall '07 term at UC Davis.
- Fall '07