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Old 05-10-2016, 04:42 AM
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Originally Posted by Sleel View Post
I don't know a lot about details for specific places, but with those ancient city-states (Sumer up to pre-Roman Greece) banking was usually tied up with the temples, as was literacy and numeracy to some extent.
Rome as well, the mint was at the temple of Juno Moneta.

Does anybody know if The Travels of Benjamin goes into details about how he handled money? The prices I find for that book are on the painful side, sadly, but that may be my local market.

Last edited by Nava; 05-10-2016 at 04:45 AM.