Harnessing the trade winds

the story of the centuries old Indian trade with East Africa, using the monsoon winds
  • 204 Pages
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Zand Graphics , Nairobi
Statement[Blanche Rocha D"Souza].
The Physical Object
Pagination204 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16930036M
ISBN 109966712321
LC Control Number2008349439

Harnessing the Trade Winds is the outcome of a generation of research undertaken in Nairobi, Mombassa and Zanzibar in East Africa, and Mumbai and Goa in India. Of her work the author says: "In all my research I found that Arab and particularly European, sources of information downplayed the importance of Indian trade in the Indian Ocean which Author: Blanche Rocha D'Souza.

Harnessing the Trade Winds is the outcome of a generation of research undertaken in Nairobi, Mombassa and Zanzibar in East Africa, and Mumbai and Goa in India. Of her work the author says: “In all my research I found that Arab and particularly European, sources of information downplayed the importance of Indian trade in the Indian Ocean which goes back at least three thousand years BC.

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The book traces the business between India and Africa, which goes back thousands of years, much before European colonisers began ruling the seas. “Trade wind chart of the Atlantic Ocean,” by Matthew Fontaine Maury, Geography and Map Division, Library of Congress.

InMaury produced a similar chart, documenting monsoon and trade winds of the Indian Ocean, including a map of seasonal wind patterns in February and August.

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It disrupted trade networks and tended to isolate the eastern and western halves of Afro-Eurasia from each other. It ran out of energy at the fringes of Islam's reach, creating political fragmentation within the Muslim world.

Africa–India relations refers to the historical, political, economic, and cultural connections between India and the African continent. Historical relations concerned mainly India and East r, in modern days —and with the expansion of diplomatic and commercial representations,— India has now developed ties with most of the African nations.

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BENGALURU: Indians had knowledge of harnessing monsoon winds for navigation long before Hippalus, the Greek mariner and acclaimed discoverer of monsoon winds, according to a study by the National Institute of Oceanography (NIO) in Goa.

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