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

Sogdian traders : a history, by Étienne De La Vaissière ; translated by James Ward

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
Cataloging source
OCLCE
Dewey number
382/.0958
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HF3770.22
LC item number
.L334 2005
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
Label
Sogdian traders : a history, by Étienne De La Vaissière ; translated by James Ward
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 337-376) and indexes
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
9781429452748
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b28018916
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)651763006
  • ebscoaca1429452749

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