Arab seafaring in the Indian Ocean in ancient and early medieval times.

by George Fadlo Hourani

Publisher: Princeton University Press in Princeton

Written in English
Published: Pages: 131 Downloads: 187
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Subjects:

  • Naval art and science -- History,
  • Merchant marine -- History,
  • Navigation -- History

Edition Notes

SeriesPrinceton oriental studies,, v. 13
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPJ25 .P7 vol. 13
The Physical Object
Paginationviii (i.e. xiii), 131 p.
Number of Pages131
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6093157M
LC Control Number51010454
OCLC/WorldCa2221419

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Indian ships had been sailing to islands such as the Andamans, Lakshdweep and Maldives, around 2, years ago. Kautiliya's shastras describe the times that are good and bad for seafaring. In the medieval period, Arab sailors purchased their boats in India. The Portuguese also continued to get their boats from India, and not from Europe.   Arab seafaring in the Indian Ocean in ancient and early medieval times. Revised and expanded by John Carswell. Revised and expanded by John . - Explore mrdc's board "Black Asia", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Black buddha, Buddhist art and Buddhism pins. Books 1. Arab Seafaring: In the Indian Ocean in Ancient and Early Medieval Times - Expanded Edition George F. Hourani In this classic work George Hourani deals with the history of the sea trade of the Arabs in the Indian Ocean from its obscure origins many centuries before Christ to the time of its full extension to China and East Africa in the ninth.

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Dhow (Arabic داو dāwa Marathi "dāw") is the generic name of a number of traditional sailing vessels with one or more masts with settee or sometimes lateen sails, used in the Red Sea and Indian Ocean region.

Historians are divided as to whether the dhow was invented by Arabs or Indians. Typically sporting long thin hulls, dhows are trading vessels primarily used to carry heavy items, such.

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Hourani. Arab seafaring: in the indian ocean in ancient and early medieval times Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content. Most ships crossing the Indian Ocean planned to leave the east coast of Arabia during the second half of November and the first half of December.

Ships leaving the Red Sea would start out the middle of October, so that they could catch the Ayab monsoon across the Indian Ocean, directly to the Malabar cost, reaching Kulam Mali during December.

Bibliography The sources used in researching entries for the Indian Ocean in World History website are provided in the Bibliography section, below. "A Ninth-Century AD Arab or Indian Shipwreck in Indonesia: First Evidence for Direct Trade with Hourani, G.

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