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Monsoon Traders Ships, Skippers And Commodities in Eighteenth-century Makassar (Verhandelingen) by Gerrit Knapp

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Published by Kitlv Press .
Written in English


  • Maritime History,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • Asia - Southeast Asia,
  • Commerce

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages269
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9109620M
ISBN 10906718232X
ISBN 109789067182324

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