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Pirates, Ports, and Coasts in Asia : Historical and Contemporary Perspectives.

Author: John Kleinen; Manon Osseweijer
Publisher: Singapore : Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, 2010.
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Pirates, Ports and Coasts in Asia aims to fill in some of the historical gaps in the coverage of maritime piracy and armed robbery in Asia. The authors highlight a variety of activities ranging from raiding, destroying and pillaging coastal villages and capturing inhabitants to attacking and taking over vessels, robbing and then trading the cargo and its people. Generally speaking, what connects these activities is  Read more...
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Kleinen, John.
Pirates, Ports, and Coasts in Asia : Historical and Contemporary Perspectives.
Singapore : Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, ©2010
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John Kleinen; Manon Osseweijer
ISBN: 9789814279116 9814279110
OCLC Number: 746746960
Description: 1 online resource (312 pages)

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Aims to fill in some of the historical gaps in the coverage of maritime piracy and armed robbery in Asia. The authors highlight a variety of activities ranging from raiding, destroying and pillaging  Read more...

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