The Indian Ocean

Written By Michael Pearson
The Indian Ocean
  • Publsiher : Taylor & Francis US
  • Release : 24 September 2007
  • ISBN : 0987654321
  • Pages : 337 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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The Indian Ocean

The Indian Ocean
  • Author : Michael Pearson
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis US
  • Release Date : 2007-09-24
  • Total pages : 337
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : In this stimulating and authoritative overview, the author looks from the sea to its shores - the land areas it influences through trade, naval power, travel and scientific exploration....

The Indian Ocean in World History

The Indian Ocean in World History
  • Author : Edward A. Alpers
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2014-01
  • Total pages : 172
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : The Indian Ocean in World History explores the cultural exchanges that took place in this region from ancient to modern times....

India s Ocean

India s Ocean
  • Author : David Brewster
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2014-03-26
  • Total pages : 228
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : This book assesses India’s role as a major power in the Indian Ocean. Many see the Indian Ocean as naturally falling within India’s sphere of influence but, as this book demonstrates, India has a long way to go before it could achieve regional dominance. The book outlines the ...

Trade Circulation and Flow in the Indian Ocean World

Trade  Circulation  and Flow in the Indian Ocean World
  • Author : Michael Pearson
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2016-02-05
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : Trade, Circulation, and Flow in the Indian Ocean World is a collection which covers a long time span and diverse areas around the ocean. Many of the essays look at the Indian Ocean before Europeans arrived, reminding the reader that there was a cohesive Indian Ocean. This collection includes empirical ...

Spices in the Indian Ocean World

Spices in the Indian Ocean World
  • Author : M.N. Pearson
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2017-03-02
  • Total pages : 400
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : By turns exotic, valuable and of cardinal importance in the development of world trade, spices, as the editor reminds us, are today a mundane accessory in any well-equiped kitchen; in the 15th-18th centuries, the spice trade from the Indian Ocean to markets all over the world was a major ...

Incredible History of the Indian Ocean

Incredible History of the Indian Ocean
  • Author : Sanyal Sanjeev
  • Publisher : India Puffin
  • Release Date : 2020-09-25
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : An adaptation of The Ocean of Churn for young readers When did the first humans arrive in India and how did they get here? What are Roman artefacts from hundreds of years ago doing in a town near Puducherry? How did merchants from Arabia end up near Kochi? From the ...

The Roman Empire and the Indian Ocean

The Roman Empire and the Indian Ocean
  • Author : Raoul McLaughlin
  • Publisher : Pen and Sword
  • Release Date : 2014-09-11
  • Total pages : 320
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : This study of ancient Roman shipping and trade across continents reveals the Roman Empire’s far-reaching impact in the ancient world. In ancient times, large fleets of Roman merchant ships set sail from Egypt on voyages across the Indian Ocean. They sailed from Roman ports on the Red Sea to ...

Trade and Civilisation in the Indian Ocean

Trade and Civilisation in the Indian Ocean
  • Author : K. N. Chaudhuri,Chaudhuri K. N.
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 1985-03-07
  • Total pages : 269
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : Before the age of Industrial Revolution, the great Asian civilisations - whether located in the Middle East, India, South-East Asia, or the Far East - constituted areas not only of high culture but also of advanced economic development. They were the First World of human societies. This book examines one ...

Naval Powers in the Indian Ocean and the Western Pacific

Naval Powers in the Indian Ocean and the Western Pacific
  • Author : Howard M. Hensel,Amit Gupta
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2018-05-11
  • Total pages : 266
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : A vital component of the interdependent global economy, maritime transit routes are nowhere more critical than those traversing the Indian Ocean and the Western Pacific. Previously, areas of the Indian Ocean and Western Pacific have been viewed as separate and discrete political, economic, and military regions. In recent years, however, ...

Knowledge and the Indian Ocean

Knowledge and the Indian Ocean
  • Author : Sara Keller
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-09-11
  • Total pages : 266
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : This volume examines Western India’s contributions to the spread of ideas, beliefs and other intangible ties across the Indian Ocean world. The region, particularly Gujarat and Bombay, is well-established in the Indian imaginary and in scholarship as a mercantile hub. These essays move beyond this identity to examine the ...

The Biology of the Indian Ocean

The Biology of the Indian Ocean
  • Author : B. Zeitzschel
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2011-11-15
  • Total pages : 555
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : This volume contains the proceedings of a Symposium held at the University of Kiel, Germany, from 31 March to 6 April, 1971. The Symposium was organized by the Scientific Committee on Oceanic Research (SCOR) and the Marine Productivity section of the International Biological Programme (IBPIPM) with the assistance of the United Nations Educational, ...

The Indian Ocean

The Indian Ocean
  • Author : Kenneth McPherson,Research Associate Kenneth McPherson
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 1993
  • Total pages : 318
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : By the sixteenth century Europeans were part of this world as partners in trade with the indigenous peoples, but from the eighteenth century this economic relationship changed as the economies of the Indian Ocean world integrated with the capitalist economies of the West. The change from commercialism to capitalism ended ...

The Maritime Boundaries of the Indian Ocean Region

The Maritime Boundaries of the Indian Ocean Region
  • Author : Vivian Louis Forbes
  • Publisher : National University of Singapore Press
  • Release Date : 1995
  • Total pages : 267
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : Adopting an integrated, multidisciplinary approach to the political geography of the Indian Ocean, this study analyses the Law of the Sea, evaluates the national legislation of those Indian Ocean littoral states which have proclaimed their maritime limits over offshore waters, examines the numerous bilateral and trilateral agreements on continental shelf ...

Aden and the Indian Ocean Trade

Aden and the Indian Ocean Trade
  • Author : Roxani Eleni Margariti
  • Publisher : UNC Press Books
  • Release Date : 2012-09-01
  • Total pages : 360
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : Positioned at the crossroads of the maritime routes linking the Indian Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea, the Yemeni port of Aden grew to be one of the medieval world's greatest commercial hubs. Approaching Aden's history between the eleventh and thirteenth centuries through the prism of overseas trade and commercial culture, ...

Africa and the Indian Ocean Region

Africa and the Indian Ocean Region
  • Author : Timothy Doyle,Dennis Rumley
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2018-04-19
  • Total pages : 114
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : This book examines the presence of Africa as a significant force in the western Indian Ocean. Africa will increasingly play a pivotal role in the future of the geopolitics of the Indian Ocean region. The book considers the scope for greater African involvement in Indian Ocean region-building activities, and seeks ...