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Bowen, Richard LeBaron, 'The Dhow Sailor', The American Neptune, 1951, 11, pp. 161–203.

Broeze, Frank, 'From Imperialism to Independence: The Decline and Re-Emergence of Asian Shipping', Great Circle, 1987, IX, pp. 73–95.

Broeze, Frank, 'Underdevelopment and Dependence: Maritime India under the Raj', Modern Asian Studies, 1984, XVIII, pp. 429–57.

Broeze, Frank, Peter Reeves and Kenneth McPherson, 'Imperial Ports and the Modern World Economy: The Case of the Indian Ocean', Journal of Transport History, 1986, 7, pp. 1–20.

Campbell, I.C., 'The Lateen Sail in World History', Journal of World History, 1995, VI, pp. 1–23.

Chakravarti, Ranabir, 'Nakhudas and Nauvittakas: Ship Owning Merchants in the West Coast of India, c. AD1000–1500', Journal of the Economic and Social History of the Orient, 2000, 43, pp. 34–64.

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Emmerson, Donald K., 'The Case for a Maritime Perspective on Southeast Asia', Journal of Southeast Asian Studies, 1980, XI, pp. 139–45.

Ewald, Janet J., 'Crossers of the Sea: Slaves, Freedmen, and Other Migrants in the Northwestern Indian Ocean, c. 1750–1914', American Historical Review, 2000, 105, pp. 69–91.

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Green, Jeremy, 'Maritime Archaeology and the Indian Ocean', Great Circle, 1980, 2, pp. 3–12.

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Heimann, James, 'Small Change and Ballast: Cowry Trade and Usage as an Example of Indian Ocean Economic History', South Asia, 1980, III, pp. 48–69.

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Manguin, Pierre-Yves, 'The Southeast Asian Ship: An Historical Approach', Journal of Southeast Asian Studies, 1980, XI, pp. 266–76.

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Martin, Esmond Bradley, 'The Decline of the Omani Dhows', Great Circle, 1980, II, pp. 74–86.

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Munro, J. Forbes, 'Shipping Subsidies and Railway Guarantees: William Mackinnon, Eastern Africa and the Indian Ocean, 1860–93', Journal of African History, 1987, 28, pp. 209–30.

Murphey, Rhoads, 'The City in the Swamp: Aspects of the Site and Early Growth of Calcutta', Geographical Journal, 1964, 130, pp. 241–56.

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