Aden & the Indian Ocean trade : 150 years in the life of a medieval Arabian port / Roxani Eleni Margariti

Author(s): Margariti, Roxani Eleni, 1969-
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Subjects: Shipping--Yemen (Republic)--Aden--History
Aden (Yemen)--Commerce--History
Indian Ocean Region--Commerce--History
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 1st ed
Published: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, c2007
Series: Islamic civilization and Muslim networks
Islamic civilization & Muslim networks
LC Classification: D, DS
Table of Contents: Pt. I. The physical entrepot
1. The environment 33
2. Topography of the harbor 68
3. Topography of the port city 86
Pt. The commercial entrepot
4. The customshouse 109
5. Ships and shipping 141
6. Mercantile and legal services 176
Alternate Titles: Aden and the Indian Ocean trade
Notes: LCCN: 2006023439
ISBN: 0807830763 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 9780807830765 (cloth : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 307-330) and index
Contents: The physical entrepôt. The environment ; Topography of the harbor ; Topography of the port city -- The commercial entrepôt. The customshouse ; Ships and shipping ; Mercantile and legal services
Physical Description: xiii, 343 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm
OCLC Number: 70483522
ISBN/ISSN: 0807830763
9780807830765

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