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Zheng He and the Afro-Asian world / edited by Chia Lin Sien and Sally K. Church
Bib ID 6294719
Format BookBook [text, volume]
Edition [English edition] 
Description Melaka, Malaysia : Melaka Museums Corporation (PERZIM) and International Zheng He Society, 2012 
xxxi, 428 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm 
ISBN 9789671138601
9671138608
Notes

"The conference commemorated two very significant events: the 605th anniversary of Zheng He's historic maiden voyage to the Western Oceans ... and the second anniversary of the designation of Meleka as a World Heritage City."--Preface.

"The contributions selected for this volume were among the English language papers presented at the First International Conference on Zheng He and the Afro-Asian world held on 5-8 July 2009 in Melaka[Malacca]."--Preface.

Text in English and Malay.

Includes bibliographical references.

Subjects Zheng, He, 1371-1433 -- Congresses.  |  Zheng, He, 1371-1433 -- Travel -- Southeast Asia -- Congresses.  |  Explorers -- China -- Biography.  |  China -- History -- Ming dynasty, 1368-1644.
Other authors/contributors Chia, Lin Sien, editor  |  Church, Sally K., editor  |  International Conference on Zheng He and the Afro-Asian world (2009 : Melaka)

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