Oman A Seafaring Nation. William Facey, Dr Esmond Bradley Martin.

Oman A Seafaring Nation

Oman Ministry of Information. First. Hardcover. 196 pp, profuse ill incl in color. One large colored folding map of the dhow routes across the Indian Ocean. Bibliography. Story of Oman and its maritime history after the advent of Islam. Also a section on East Africa. Fine in fine jacket AND with a letter dated 30 Nov 1984 from E Bradley-Martin to Ned Munger (Munger Africana Library) saying this is the book that he and Facey wrote and thanking Munger for his hospitality when he was in California. He is back soon to Nairobi. Unobtrusive blindstamp of Munger Africana library. A very nice association copy especially since most people do now know that EBMartin co-authored this book. Printed on thick coated stock so the illustrations look wonderful. The book is very large and very heavy. Fine / Fine. Item #1271

Price: $75.00

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