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Author Transregional Trade and Traders: Situating Gujarat in the Indian Ocean from Early Times to c. 1900 (Conference) (2015 : Surat, India)

Title Transregional trade and traders : situating Gujarat in the Indian Ocean from early times to 1900 / edited by Edward A. Alpers and Chhaya Goswami
Edition First edition
Published New Delhi, India : Oxford University Press, 2019
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Summary Over a period of 2,000 years, Gujarati traders exchanged commodities with maritime merchants from Africa, Arabia, Southeast Asia, China and Europe. The 15 chapters in this book reflect this global history in sections organized under the headings of 'Historiography, Method, Sources', 'Commodities', and 'Trading Networks and Diasporas'
Notes "This collection of essays brings together a selection of the papers presented at the third international symposium organized by the Darshak Itihas Nidhi (DIN) ... hosted by the DIN at Surat in December 2015. The title of this most recent conference and the title of this book is Transregional Trade and Traders: Situating Gujarat in the Indian Ocean from Early Times to c. 1900."
Includes index
Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on June 12, 2019)
Subject Harbors -- India -- Gujarat -- History -- Congresses
International trade -- History
Merchants -- India -- Gujarat -- History -- Congresses
Shipping -- India -- Gujarat -- History -- Congresses
Commerce.
Harbors.
International trade.
Merchants.
Shipping.
Gujarat (India) -- Commerce -- Indian Ocean -- History -- Congresses
Indian Ocean -- Commerce -- India -- Gujarat -- History -- Congresses
India -- Gujarat.
Indian Ocean.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
History.
Form Electronic book
Author Alpers, Edward A., editor
Goswami, Chhaya, editor
Darshak Itihas Nidhi (Vadodara, India), organizer
ISBN 0199096147 (electronic book)
9780199096145 (electronic book)
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