Hadhrami Traders, Scholars and Statesmen in the Indian Ocean, 1750s-1960s

Hadhrami Traders, Scholars and Statesmen in the Indian Ocean, 1750s-1960s

by Syed Farid Alatas
     
 

ISBN-10: 9004107711

ISBN-13: 9789004107717

Pub. Date: 07/01/1997

Publisher: Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.

The story of Hadhramaut and its diaspora illuminates significant aspects of Indian Ocean history, notably the role of non-Western merchants, Islamisation and controversies within Islam, British clashes with the Ottomans, and social transformations through migration.

Overview

The story of Hadhramaut and its diaspora illuminates significant aspects of Indian Ocean history, notably the role of non-Western merchants, Islamisation and controversies within Islam, British clashes with the Ottomans, and social transformations through migration.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789004107717
Publisher:
Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
07/01/1997
Series:
Social, Economic and Political Studies of the Middle East and Asia Series, #57
Pages:
396
Product dimensions:
6.64(w) x 9.68(h) x 1.22(d)

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