India Traders of the Middle Ages (paperback 2 vol. set)

Documents from the Cairo Geniza 'India Book'

S. D. Goitein and Mordechai Akiva Friedman

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€54,00
$72.00
ISBN13: 
9789004201231
E-ISBN: 
9789047423072
Publication Date: 
April 2011
Format: 
Paperback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
Vol. 1 xxix, 550pp., Vol. 2 xiv, 367pp.
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S. D. Goitein and Mordechai Akiva Friedman

The annotated and translated letters of 11th-12th century traders of the Jewish Indian Ocean, found in the Cairo Geniza, provide fascinating information on commerce between the Far East, Yemen and the Mediterranean, medieval material, social, and spiritual civilization among Jews and Arabs, and...
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Volume: 
31
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004154728
Publication date: 
November 2007