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How Did Ghanas Ruler Benefit From Controlling The Gold Salt Trade

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As salt was worth its weight in gold and gold was so abundant in the kingdom Ghana achieved much of its wealth through trade with the Arabs. Islamic merchants traveled over two months through the desert to reach Ghana and do business. They were taxed for both what they brought in and what they took out.

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