Water frontier : commerce and the Chinese in the Lower Mekong Region, 1750-1880

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Full title: Water frontier : commerce and the Chinese in the Lower Mekong Region, 1750-1880 / edited by Nola Cooke and Li Tana.
Other authors: Cooke, Nola.
Li, Tana.
Format: Book           


Table of Contents:
  • The water frontier, an introduction / Li Tana
  • Part 1. Permeable frontiers. Chinese trade and traders in the region
  • Chinese trade and Southeast Asian economic expansion in the later eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries / Anthony Reid
  • Eighteenth-century Chinese pioneers on the water frontier of Indochina / Yumio Sakurai
  • The principal junk ports trading between South China and Indochina's water frontier ports in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries / Ames Cong Chin
  • Part 2. Commercial eddies and flows
  • The late eighteenth and early nineteenth century Mekong delta in the regional trade system / Li Tana
  • The Nguyen Dynasty's policy toward Chinese on Vietnam's water frontier during the first half of the nineteenth century / Choi Byung-wook
  • Siam and the contest for control of the Trans-Mekong trading networks from the later eighteenth to the mid-nineteenth centuries / Puangthong Rungswasdisab
  • Ships and shipbuilding in the Mekong Delta, c.1750-1840 / Li Tana
  • Part 3. Beyond the water frontier
  • Water world : Chinese and Vietnamese on the riverine water frontier, from Ca Mau to Tonle Sap (c.1850-1884) / Nola Cooke
  • The internationalisation of Chinese revenue farming networks / Carl A. Trocki.