Description of Maldives

By: Francois Pyrard

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This slim volume about Maldives was written by the author during his 5 years stay in those islands, as a result of being ship-wrecked there. It is a lively and personal account, and offers vivid, and often amusing, description of many of the islands’ aspects, some of which are : the geography and topography, people and their customs and manners, the trade, the produce, the system of government, etc. The time spanning this narrative is from circa 1601 to 1606 AD.Printed Pages: 73.

Title: Description of Maldives

Author Name: Francois Pyrard

Categories: Sanskrit and Vedic Literature, India,

Edition: Reprint

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Asian Educational Services: 1996

ISBN: 8120612515

ISBN 13: 9788120612518

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Size: 15 x 22 Cm

Seller ID: 102866

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