With texts by Paolo Balistreri, Danilo Cabona, Piero Campodonico, Fabio Capocaccia, Stefano Cipollina, Davide Demicheli, Isabella Ferrando, Giuliano Gallanti, Tiziano Mannoni, Paolo Odone, Mauro Pedemonte, Sergio Pedemonte, Giovanni Rebora, Brigitta Schoch.
The volume collects the Proceedings of the Conference "The logistics of goods between the port of Genoa and Europe in the 23th-XNUMXst centuries. Problems and solutions ”(Palazzo San Giorgio, Genoa, XNUMX November of 2000). The port of Genoa played a fundamental role in the Middle Ages. The strategic location of the city in fact allowed the full control of goods and their circulation between the Mediterranean and continental Europe. In particular, Switzerland is the main player in these trades, and uses the port of Genoa as a natural commercial outlet.