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The Resource Sogdian traders : a history, by Étienne De La Vaissière ; translated by James Ward, (electronic resource)

Sogdian traders : a history, by Étienne De La Vaissière ; translated by James Ward, (electronic resource)

Label
Sogdian traders : a history
Title
Sogdian traders
Title remainder
a history
Statement of responsibility
by Étienne De La Vaissière ; translated by James Ward
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
The Sogdian were the main traders of Central Asia from the fifth to the eighth century. Their diaspora is attested in India, China, Iran, the Turkish Steppe, but also Byzantium. This is the first attempt to describe their trade
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
La Vaissière, Étienne de
Dewey number
382/.0958
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Handbook of Oriental studies = Handbuch der Orientalistik. Section eight, Central Asia
Series volume
v. 10
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Asia, Central
  • Sogdians
  • Sogdians
  • Merchants
  • Merchants
  • Silk Road
Label
Sogdian traders : a history, by Étienne De La Vaissière ; translated by James Ward, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 337-376) and indexes
Contents
List of Maps and Illustrations; General Introduction; Chapter One The Origins of the Sogdian Network: An Attempt at Chronological Delimitation; Chapter Two About the Ancient Letters; Chapter Three Trade with India; Chapter Four Sogdiana, a Major Center of Trade; Chapter Five In China; Chapter Six Structures; Chapter Seven The Turco-Sogdian Milieux; Chapter Eight Ambassadors and Merchants: The Western Routes; Chapter Nine The Sogdians in the Islamic World; Chapter Ten Ruptures and Assimilations; General Conclusion; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn651763006
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 406 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781433705236
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)651763006
Label
Sogdian traders : a history, by Étienne De La Vaissière ; translated by James Ward, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 337-376) and indexes
Contents
List of Maps and Illustrations; General Introduction; Chapter One The Origins of the Sogdian Network: An Attempt at Chronological Delimitation; Chapter Two About the Ancient Letters; Chapter Three Trade with India; Chapter Four Sogdiana, a Major Center of Trade; Chapter Five In China; Chapter Six Structures; Chapter Seven The Turco-Sogdian Milieux; Chapter Eight Ambassadors and Merchants: The Western Routes; Chapter Nine The Sogdians in the Islamic World; Chapter Ten Ruptures and Assimilations; General Conclusion; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn651763006
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 406 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781433705236
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)651763006

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