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The independence, boundaries, and political structure of Andorra are agreed to by the Catalan Bishop of Urgell and the French Count of Foix.

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  • The earliest known written copy of the Avesta, a collection of ancient sacred Persian Zoroastrian texts previously passed down orally, is produced.

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  • Giles of Lessines writes his De usuris. He estimates that some credit contracts need not to be usurious, as "future things are not estimated to be of such value as those collected in the instant". The prevalence of this view in the usury debate allows for the development of the financial industry in Roman Catholic Europe.[4]

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References

  1. Lock, Peter (2013). The Routledge Companion to the Crusades. Routledge. p. 119
  2. Lock, Peter (2013). The Routledge Companion to the Crusades. Routledge. p. 119
  3. https://books.google.com/books?id=IjFacnscoBIC&dq=Treaty+of+Alcaraz+1243
  4. Munro, John H. (2003). "The Medieval Origins of the Financial Revolution". The International History Review. 15 (3): 506–562.