Kurt A. Nickelsburg, Fall of the Roman Empire, Anthro 179a
Notes: ^ Army ^ Tax ^ Christianity
1. stability in govt
2. crisis
3. stabilization of (feudal) Europe

govt sets trade (prices)
markets open up
The aristocrats (e.g. generals) moved out

Sugarscale labels:
Agents forage for 'sugar and spice'
If trade is allowed, they flourish
Without trade, the starve