Read Salting it Away in the Adriatic and compose a reflection on this chapter that focuses on THREE main points you feel are important in the chapter and in understanding the evolving medieval world. Answer the following questions in at least a paragraph each:
How do you see salt as being a driving force for trade, economics, and power in the medieval world? Has the role of salt changed since the earlier chapters you have read? How does viewing the world through the lens of salt affect the way you have viewed this period of history?