The Swahili : the social landscape of a mercantile society /
Oxford, UK ; Malden, Mass. :
|Series:||Peoples of Africa.
Table of Contents:
- The Swahili Coast
- The acceptance of Islam
- The Swahili Coast and the Indian Ocean world
- The trading system of the Swahili Coast
- The urban landscape
- Social networks
- Knowledge, purity and power
- Constructing the mercantile landscape.