Ships and the development of maritime technology on the Indian Ocean (eBook, 2016) [WorldCat.org]
skip to content
Ships and the development of maritime technology on the Indian Ocean Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Ships and the development of maritime technology on the Indian Ocean

Author: David Parkin; Ruth Barnes
Publisher: Abingdon, Oxon ; New York : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2016.
Series: Indian Ocean series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

Explores the types of ships, methods of navigation and modes of water-borne trade in the Indian Ocean region and the way they affected the development of distinctive settlements against a changing  Read more...

Rating:

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

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Find a copy in the library

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

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David Parkin; Ruth Barnes
ISBN: 9781317793427 1317793420
OCLC Number: 933433280
Notes: Originally published: London : RoutledgeCurzon, 2002.
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Shipping in the Indian Ocean : an overview / Himanshu Prabha Ray --
Seafarings, ships and ship owners : India and the Indian Ocean (AD 700-1500) / Ranabir Chakravarti --
Seafaring in peninsular India in the ancient period : of watercraft and maritime communities / Himanshu Prabha Ray --
Archaeological evidence on shipping communities of Sri Lanka / Osmund Bopeararchchi --
Pre-modern Sri Lankan ships / Somasiri Devendra --
Classiying vessel-types in Ibn Baṭṭūṭa's Riḥla / Dionisius Albertus Agius --
Navigational methods in the Indian Ocean / ABdul Sheriff --
The rise and fall of Hadhrami Shipping in the Indian Ocean, c. 1750-c. 1940 / William Gervase Clarence-Smith --
Continuity and adaptation by contemporary Swahili boatbuilders in Kenya / Susan Beckerleg --
The historical context of the construction of the Vattai fishing boat and related frame-first vessels of Tamil Nadu and beyond / Lucy Blue --
Yami boats and boat building in a wider perspective / R.H. Barnes.
Series Title: Indian Ocean series.
Responsibility: edited by David Parkin and Ruth Barnes.

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.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

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