The Resource East Africa and the Orient : cultural syntheses in pre-colonial times, edited by H. Neville Chittick and Robert I. Rotberg

East Africa and the Orient : cultural syntheses in pre-colonial times, edited by H. Neville Chittick and Robert I. Rotberg

Label
East Africa and the Orient : cultural syntheses in pre-colonial times
Title
East Africa and the Orient
Title remainder
cultural syntheses in pre-colonial times
Statement of responsibility
edited by H. Neville Chittick and Robert I. Rotberg
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Papers presented a a conference on pre-colonial history in East Africa held in Kenya in 1967, and sponsored by the Harvard University Center for International Affairs, the British Institute in Eastern Africa, and the University of Nairobi
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
DT432
LC item number
.E18
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Harvard University
  • British Institute in Eastern Africa
  • University of Nairobi
  • Chittick, H. Neville
  • Rotberg, Robert I
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Africa, East
  • Africa, East
  • Indian Ocean Region
  • Africa, East
  • Asia
  • Africa oriental
  • Asia
  • Africa
  • Africa, East
  • Asia
  • Indian Ocean Region
  • International relations
Label
East Africa and the Orient : cultural syntheses in pre-colonial times, edited by H. Neville Chittick and Robert I. Rotberg
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Papers presented at a conference on pre-colonial history in East Africa
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 291-305
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Dating and the significance of the Periplus of the Erythrean Sea
  • Gervase Mathew
  • Austronesian contributions to the culture of Madagascar : some archaeological problems
  • Pierre Verin
  • Problem of Malagasy origins
  • Aidan Southall
  • Connections between the Lacustrine peoples and the coast
  • Merrick Posnansky
  • Some conclusions from archaeological excavations on the coast of Kenya 1948-1966
  • James Kirkman
  • Peopling of the East African coast
  • Origin and spread of some domestic food plants of Eastern Africa
  • M.D. Gwynne
  • Appendix 1 :
  • Notes on Arabic aources of information on East Africa
  • J. Spencer Trimingham
  • Appendix 2 :
  • Notes on Chinese texts containing references to East Africa
  • Paul Wheatley
  • H. Neville Chittick
  • Peopling of the Horn of Africa
  • Vinigi L. Grottanelli
  • Analecta Sino-Africana recensa
  • Paul Wheatley
  • Arab geographers and the East African coast
  • J. Spencer Trimingham
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
viii, 343 pages
Isbn
9780841901421
Lccn
73089568
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01174314
  • (OCoLC)ocm01174314
Label
East Africa and the Orient : cultural syntheses in pre-colonial times, edited by H. Neville Chittick and Robert I. Rotberg
Publication
Note
  • Papers presented at a conference on pre-colonial history in East Africa
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 291-305
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Dating and the significance of the Periplus of the Erythrean Sea
  • Gervase Mathew
  • Austronesian contributions to the culture of Madagascar : some archaeological problems
  • Pierre Verin
  • Problem of Malagasy origins
  • Aidan Southall
  • Connections between the Lacustrine peoples and the coast
  • Merrick Posnansky
  • Some conclusions from archaeological excavations on the coast of Kenya 1948-1966
  • James Kirkman
  • Peopling of the East African coast
  • Origin and spread of some domestic food plants of Eastern Africa
  • M.D. Gwynne
  • Appendix 1 :
  • Notes on Arabic aources of information on East Africa
  • J. Spencer Trimingham
  • Appendix 2 :
  • Notes on Chinese texts containing references to East Africa
  • Paul Wheatley
  • H. Neville Chittick
  • Peopling of the Horn of Africa
  • Vinigi L. Grottanelli
  • Analecta Sino-Africana recensa
  • Paul Wheatley
  • Arab geographers and the East African coast
  • J. Spencer Trimingham
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
viii, 343 pages
Isbn
9780841901421
Lccn
73089568
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01174314
  • (OCoLC)ocm01174314

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