Company of the Staple

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Edward III (1312—1377) king of England and lord of Ireland, and duke of Aquitaine



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Company designated by the crown to control the export and trade of English raw wool. In the 14th century, English exporters were required to trade exclusively at specific staples (market ...

Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

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