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The familiarity of strangers
Francesca Trivellato

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The familiarity of strangers
the Sephardic diaspora, Livorno, and cross-cultural trade in the early modern period
Francesca Trivellato.

Published 2009 by Yale University Press in New Haven, CT .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Diasporic families and the making of a business partnership
Livorno and the western Sephardic diaspora
A new city, a new society? Livorno, the Jewish nation, and communitarian cosmopolitanism
Between state commercial power and trading diasporas: Sephardim in the Mediterranean
Marriage, dowry, inheritance, and types of commercial association
Commission agency, economic information, and the legal and social foundations of business cooperation
Cross-cultural trade and the etiquette of merchants' letters
Ergas and Silveras heterogeneous trading networks
The exchange of Mediterranean Coral and Indian diamonds
The big diamond affair: merchants on trial.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.


Dewey Decimal Class
Library of Congress
DS135.I85 L589 2009

The Physical Object

p. cm.

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