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The Persian Gulf in history

Author: Potter, Lawrence G. (editor) Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan, 2010.Language: EnglishDescription: 326 p. ; 23 cm.ISBN: 9780230612822Type of document: BookBibliography/Index: Includes bibliographical references and index
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Includes bibliographical references and index


The Persian Gulf in History Contents List of Tables List of Maps and Figures Acknowledgments Note on Transliteration Introduction Lawrence G. Potter PART I: GULF HISTORY AND SOCIETY 1 The Archaeology and Early History of the Persian Gulf D. T Potts 2 The Persian Gulf in Late Antiquity: The Sasanian Era (200-700 C.E.) Tonraj Darraee 3 The Gulf in the Early Islamic Period: The Contribution of Archaeology to Regional History Donald Whitcomb 4 The Kings of Hormuz: From the Beginning until the Arrival of the Portuguese Mohammad Bagher Vosoughi 5 Boom and Bust: The Port of Basra in the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries Rudi Matthce 6 The Arab Presence on the Iranian Coast of the Persian Gulf Shahnaz Razieh Nadjmabadi 7 Gulf Society: An Anthropological View of the Khalijis--Their Evolution and Way of Life William O. Beeman 89 27 vi vii viii 1 57 71 105 129 147 PART II: THE GULF AND THE INDIAN OCEAN 8 The Cultural Unity of the Gulf and the Indian Ocean: A Longue Durée Historical Perspective M. Redha Bhacker 9 The Persian Gulf and the Swahili Coast: A History of Acculturation over the Longue Duree Abdul Sheriff 10 India and the Gulf: Encounters from the Mid-Sixteenth to the Mid-Twentieth Centuries Patricia Risso PART III: THE ROLE OF OUTSIDERS 11 The Portuguese Presence in the Persian Gulf Joao Teles e Cunha 12 Dutch Relations with the Persian Gulf Willem Floor 13 The Ottoman Role in the Gulf Frederick Anscombe 14 Britain and the Gulf: At the Periphery of Empire J. E. Peterson 15 The United States and the Persian Gulf in the Twentieth Century Gary Sick Contributors Index 207 235 261 277 163 173 189 295 311 317

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