Author: Sebastian R. Prange
- holds a doctorate in history from the School of Oriental and African Studies at the University of London. He researches the organization of Muslim trade networks in the pre-modern Indian Ocean, with a special focus on southern India.
Posts by Sebastian R. Prange
When Peter J. Lu visited Uzbekistan as a Harvard University graduate student in 2005, he found himself unexpectedly captivated by the complex tile patterns of a 15-th century Madrasa, or Islamic religious school,…