Caravan Trade in the Late Ottoman Empire: the ʿAqīl Network and the Institutionalization of Overland Trade

Abstract Building on recent works on Central Asia and using Ottoman, Arabic and European sources, this article challenges the idea that caravan trade was declining in the 19th and 20th-century Ottoman Middle East. It explores the caravan trade's economic and political dimensions from the Gulf t...

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Volume: 63
Main Author: Pétriat, Philippe
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: Leiden | Boston Brill 01.12.2019
Brill Academic Publishers
published in: Journal of the economic and social history of the Orient Vol. 63; no. 1-2; pp. 38 - 72
Data of publication: 20191200
ISSN: 0022-4995
EISSN: 1568-5209
Discipline: Economics
History & Archaeology
Women's Studies
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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