By Gwyn Campbell
This quantity includes a range of essays through students from quite a few disciplines that debate the alternate courting among Africa and the broader Indian Ocean global (IOW), a macro-region working from East Africa to China, from early occasions to approximately 1300 CE. the explanation for relating to this macro-region as a “world” is the vital importance of the monsoon approach which facilitated the early emergence of long-distance trans-IOW maritime trade of commodities, peoples, vegetation, animals, applied sciences and ideas.
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However, in inscriptions 32 W. MAHDI Fig. 1). The early pronunciation of the character has been reconstructed as:18 OC *tju (Baxter 1992: 810) > EMC * tɕuw (Pulleyblank 1991: 411) > modern zhō u (舟). Subsequently, a number of words referring to two boats lashed together, sometimes also to a rectangularly formed ship, appeared in Chinese. The oldest one is: Chinese fǎng (舫) “two boats lashed together, a large boat, a galley” (Giles 1912: #3447) << EMC *puaŋh (Pulleyblank 1991: 92) < OC *paŋ (Karlgren 1940: #740h).
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Early Exchange between Africa and the Wider Indian Ocean World by Gwyn Campbell