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Title:The foreign trade of the Aksumite port of Adulis
Author:Munro-Hay, StuartISNI
Year:1982
Periodical:Azania: Archaeological Research in Africa
Volume:17
Pages:107-125
Language:English
Geographic term:Ethiopia
Subjects:mercantile history
urban history
history
Axum polity
External link:https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/00672708209511302
Abstract:The author carried out a study of the coinage of Aksum - a kingdom, centred in the highlands of Tegre in northern Ethiopia, which rose to some significance in the Graeco-Roman orbit between the fourth and the sixth centuries AD - when a research student of the British Institute. Here he examines the history of the main port of the kingdom, Adulis, situated in the Gulf of Zula (Annesley Bay) opposite the Dahlak Islands. App., notes, ref.
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