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Knowledge and the Indian Ocean

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    Book Overview
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    Chapter 1 Introduction
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    Chapter 2 Places We Can Go: Some Notes on Sea/Knowledge
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    Chapter 3 Knowing the Sea: Thalassographies to Thalassology of the Indian Ocean (up to c. 1500 CE)
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    Chapter 4 A Chinese Muse in the Caliph’s Court: The Influence of Chinese Ceramic Technology Across the Indian Ocean (Eighth to Fourteenth Century CE)
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    Chapter 5 Ava: A Living Tradition of Reverence for Water Among the Zoroastrians
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    Chapter 6 Scholars in Gujarat’s Bazaars: Revisiting L’académie ambulante (“The Roving Academy”)
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    Chapter 7 Gujarat Ornamental Furniture: Artisans, Techniques, Skills and Global Markets During the Nineteenth Century
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    Chapter 8 “Without a Counterpart on the Globe”: Geographical Knowledge and the Mapping of “Kutch” in the Nineteenth Century
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    Chapter 9 Gujarat Sufis, “Sants” and the Indian Ocean World in Medieval Times
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    Chapter 10 Doing Well but Also Doing Good? East African Indian Merchants and Their Charitable Work, c. 1850–1920
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    Chapter 11 Narratives of Transcendental Decision-Making: Seeking Health and Healing at Sufi Shrines in Gujarat
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    Chapter 12 Voices of the Sidis: Indians of African Descent
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    Chapter 13 Linguistic and Cultural Contributions of Gujarat in Eastern Africa
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    Chapter 14 The Transnational Life and Political Philosophy of Shyamji Krishnavarma
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Chapter title
Voices of the Sidis: Indians of African Descent
Chapter number 12
Book title
Knowledge and the Indian Ocean
Published by
Palgrave Macmillan, Cham, January 2019
DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-96839-1_12
Book ISBNs
978-3-31-996838-4, 978-3-31-996839-1

Beheroze Shroff

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