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Boats of South Asia

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Written in non-technical language, this book sets new standards for the documentation of water transport, and introduces styles of boat-building which are unlikely to be found outside the sub-Continent. A fascinating read for anyone intererested in boats or the South Asian way of life, as well as ethnographers, and maritime archaeolgists and historians, Boats of South Asia covers recent, exhaustive fieldwork in India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka; and covers a vast array of traditional boats used in the sub-Continent today for fishing and other coastal, riverine tasks.

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McGrail, Seán, Blue, Lucy, Kentley, Eric and Palmer, Colin (2003) Boats of South Asia, London, UK; New York, US, RoutledgeCurzon; In association with The Society for South Asian Studies, 336pp. (Routledge Studies in South Asia).

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Published date: 2003

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Local EPrints ID: 11982
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/11982
ISBN: 041529746X
PURE UUID: a97ef6ed-9fe0-4a96-85ea-1ab2f90b9a69

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Date deposited: 07 Jan 2005
Last modified: 17 Jul 2017 17:04

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Author: Seán McGrail
Author: Lucy Blue
Author: Eric Kentley
Author: Colin Palmer

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