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The Silver Way: China, Spanish America and the birth of globalisation 1565-1815: Penguin Specials Paperback – 2 January 2017

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"a rollickingly fun read."--National Interest Online

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Long before London and New York rose to international prominence, a trading route was discovered between Spanish America and China that ushered in a new era of globalisation.

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Jacobo Pascual de Montenegro
5.0 out of 5 stars Gran libro
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David Chaffetz
5.0 out of 5 stars Thought provoking essay on the antecedents of globalization
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5.0 out of 5 stars Great Historical Overview of Overlooked Facts on Silver & Trade
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John Ross
5.0 out of 5 stars Reading about the silver trade is one of those "wow" moments when you have to readjust your view of world history
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