Arab merchants settle on the East African coast (10 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors
  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume : WORLD HISTORY AND IDEAS: A CROSS-CULTURAL VOLUME.

Context

They trade gold, beads and metal for ivory and slaves.

Citation:
Editors. "Arab merchants settle on the East African coast". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 May 2009
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=7004, accessed 03 December 2016.]