skip to content
In an antique land Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

In an antique land

Author: Amitav Ghosh
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 1994, ©1992.
Series: Vintage departures.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st Vintage Departures edView all editions and formats
Summary:
Author's account of his search for the life stories of a twelfth-century slave and his master.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Amitav Ghosh; Abraham Ben Yijû; Bomma; Amitav Ghosh; Abraham Ben Yijû; Bomma; Abraham Ben Yijû; Bomma; Amitav Ghosh; Amitav Ghosh
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Amitav Ghosh
ISBN: 0679727833 9780679727835
OCLC Number: 865552061
Notes: "History in a guise of a traveler's tale"--Cover.
Originally published: New York : A.A. Knopf, 1993.
Target Audience: Adult
Description: 393 pages ; 21 cm.
Contents: Laṭaîfa --
Nashâwy --
Mangalore --
Going back.
Series Title: Vintage departures.
Responsibility: Amitav Ghosh.

Abstract:

Author's account of his search for the life stories of a twelfth-century slave and his master.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/865552061> # In an antique land
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "865552061" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1120522> ; # Slaves
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/324981#Topic/jewish_merchants_egypt> ; # Jewish merchants--Egypt
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/916.2042/e22/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/324981#Person/ghosh_amitav_1956> ; # Amitav Ghosh
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/36784744> ; # Abraham Ben Yijû
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/324981#Person/bomma_active_12th_century> ; # Bomma
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/19546183> ; # Bomma
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/982853> ; # Jewish merchants
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1208755> ; # Egypt.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/324981#Topic/slaves_egypt> ; # Slaves--Egypt
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/324981#Topic/merchants> ; # Merchants
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1155558> ; # Travel
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/324981#Person/ghosh_amitav> ; # Amitav Ghosh
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/324981#Topic/merchants_egypt> ; # Merchants--Egypt
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/324981#Person/ben_yiju_abraham_active_12th_century> ; # Abraham Ben Yijû
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/324981#Topic/slavernij> ; # Slavernij
   schema:bookEdition "1st Vintage Departures ed." ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contentRating "Adult" ;
   schema:copyrightYear "1992" ;
   schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/324981#Person/ghosh_amitav> ; # Amitav Ghosh
   schema:datePublished "1994" ;
   schema:description "Laṭaîfa -- Nashâwy -- Mangalore -- Going back."@en ;
   schema:description "Author's account of his search for the life stories of a twelfth-century slave and his master."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/324981> ;
   schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/324981#Series/vintage_departures> ; # Vintage departures.
   schema:name "In an antique land"@en ;
   schema:productID "865552061" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/865552061#PublicationEvent/new_york_vintage_books_1994_1992> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/324981#Agent/vintage_books> ; # Vintage Books
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780679727835> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/865552061> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/324981#Agent/vintage_books> # Vintage Books
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Vintage Books" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/324981#Person/ben_yiju_abraham_active_12th_century> # Abraham Ben Yijû
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Ben Yijû" ;
   schema:givenName "Abraham" ;
   schema:name "Abraham Ben Yijû" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/324981#Person/ghosh_amitav> # Amitav Ghosh
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Ghosh" ;
   schema:givenName "Amitav" ;
   schema:name "Amitav Ghosh" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/324981#Person/ghosh_amitav_1956> # Amitav Ghosh
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1956" ;
   schema:deathDate "" ;
   schema:familyName "Ghosh" ;
   schema:givenName "Amitav" ;
   schema:name "Amitav Ghosh" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/324981#Series/vintage_departures> # Vintage departures.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/865552061> ; # In an antique land
   schema:name "Vintage departures." ;
   schema:name "Vintage departures" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1120522> # Slaves
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Slaves"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1155558> # Travel
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Travel"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1208755> # Egypt.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Egypt." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/982853> # Jewish merchants
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Jewish merchants"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/19546183> # Bomma
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:givenName "Bomma" ;
   schema:name "Bomma" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/36784744> # Abraham Ben Yijû
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Ben Yijû" ;
   schema:givenName "Abraham" ;
   schema:name "Abraham Ben Yijû" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780679727835>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0679727833" ;
   schema:isbn "9780679727835" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.