Wang Gungwu: THE NANHAI TRADE. The Early History of Chinese Trade in the South China Sea. Singapore, 1998. 144 pp. Appendixes, index to Chinese characters, bibliography. 23x15 cm. Boards.
Examines the little-known subject of the trade between China and Southeast Asia during the Han and Tang periods, concentrating on the economic background and Chinese imperial and regional attitudes towards the trade. Reprint of the 1959 original. Scarce.
Subjects: Chinese Abroad
Available, as of: 08/11/2019
Was item 669 in printed List 197.
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