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The Economy In The Middle Ages

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The economy in the Middle Ages changed drastically but, kept some aspects the same.
There are a few similarities about the economy in the Early Middle Ages as well as the High Middle Ages. People in both eras of the Middle Ages both had economies revolving around agriculture. Using a method of crop rotation, a section of the designated field was cultivated, but another section was left alone so that the soil could rejuvenate. The different parts would switch off every year. These agricultural systems would be used within Manors, which were common in both the Early and High Middle Ages. In the Early Middle Ages, trade was a rare thing to be done from at a large scale but, there was definitely trade from people within a manor or from manor
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