History Podcasts

Are there historical statistics about the number of market towns?

Are there historical statistics about the number of market towns?


We are searching data for your request:

Forums and discussions:
Manuals and reference books:
Data from registers:
Wait the end of the search in all databases.
Upon completion, a link will appear to access the found materials.

As a way to understand changes in the middle ages, I want to know the development of market towns. Particularly, I am looking for the increase in their number, organised by country and period (e.g. century).

So far I haven't found much. For instance, Wikipedia states:

The Domesday Book of 1086 lists 50 markets in England. Some 2,000 new markets were established between 1200 and 1349.

The reference provided continues:

After this date, the Black Death caused many markets to be abandoned. It has been estimated that there were about 760 official markets during the Tudor and Stuart period.

Wikipedia also mentions a "systematic study of European market towns between the 13th and 15th century" made by Braudel and Reynold. It might refer to the book "Civilization and Capitalism, 15th-18th Century". I searched through it but has no statistical analysis of different countries and periods. There are some statistics, as the one reflected in the map below, but no spatial-temporal comparative analysis.

Are you aware of a systematic, country-period analysis of the evolution of market towns?


Watch the video: Περιγραφική Στατιστική Excel (July 2022).


Comments:

  1. Buadhachan

    Ooo-oo-oo you Give! Class!

  2. Icnoyotl

    wonderfully, very entertaining message

  3. Walby

    Accept bad sales.

  4. Setanta

    Thank you, the post is truly sensibly written and to the point, there is something to learn.

  5. Phorcys

    How much will it cost to place a banner in the header of the site?

  6. Ramsden

    Bravo, great idea and timely

  7. Diamond

    Now everything is clear, thank you very much for the explanation.

  8. Luzige

    Bad taste Complete



Write a message