Money, Markets, And Trade In Early Southeast Asia: The Development Of Indigenous Monetary Systems To Ad 1400


by Wicks, Robert S.

Money, Markets, And Trade In Early Southeast Asia:  The Development Of Indigenous Monetary Systems To Ad 1400

Price:  US$48.60   (SGD60.75*)
Format:  Paper Back, 354 pages
Published:  1992, USA, 1st Edition
ISBN:  9780877277101
SB#:  014367 (106)

About This Book

This scholarly study explores the nature of the local money and exchange systems used in premodern Southeast Asia. The varying currency/trade/numismatic patterns of the vast area are discussed in separate chapters on: Southeast Bengal, Assam and Arakan; the Kingdoms of Mon, Pyu and Pagan; Ancient Thailand; Ancient Cambodia and Champa; Sumatra and the Malay Peninsula; and Jewa, Bali, and the Eastern Archipelago. The final chapter is on valuational concepts and money usage. With sketch maps, bibliography and glossary.


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