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01 September 2014

256 Pages

ISBN: 9781849044264

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The Indian Ocean

Oceanic Connections and the Creation of New Societies

Edited by Abdul Sheriff and Engseng Ho

A Hurst Publication

  • · The maritime world as a conveyor of goods, ideas and peoples unites the contributors to this history of the Indian Ocean
  • · Indian Ocean significant as the first venue of global trade, connecting the Mediterranean and South China
  • · An anthropological and historical examination of the impact of maritime trade on wider society