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Navigating African Maritime History$
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Carina E Ray and Jeremy Rich

Print publication date: 2009

Print ISBN-13: 9780986497315

Published to Liverpool Scholarship Online: September 2018

DOI: 10.5949/liverpool/9780986497315.001.0001

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Introduction: Charted Routes and New Directions in the Study of Africa's Maritime History

Introduction: Charted Routes and New Directions in the Study of Africa's Maritime History

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(p.1) Introduction: Charted Routes and New Directions in the Study of Africa's Maritime History
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Navigating African Maritime History
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Carina E. Ray

Jeremy Rich

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Liverpool University Press
DOI:10.5949/liverpool/9780986497315.003.0001

What does maritime history look like in an African setting? What insights can African case studies offer to the rapidly expanding field of maritime history? These questions inspired the authors of the essays in this collection to travel the often-neglected waters of African maritime history. Despite the rise of European, Asian and American historical research linked to seas and rivers, Africanists have rarely identified themselves as maritime researchers. More than two decades ago, the French scholar Jean-Pierre Chauveau tellingly entitled his literature review of maritime topics in Africa, “Is an African Maritime History Possible?”...

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