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First posted on May 27th 2006, last revised on May 18th 2010






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Document Collections Zayn al-Din Abd al-Aziz al-Malibari, Tohfut-ul-mujahideen an historical work in the Arabic language, Engl. trsl. by M.J. Rowlandson, 1833, GB ; reference to "the Islands of Malabar" which R. interprets as the Laccadives
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General Article Lakadiven, from Meyers Konversationslexikon 1885-1892, in German
Articles Laccadive Islands, from EB 1911
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Economic Laccadive Islands, pp.320-321 in vol.1 of W. Milburn, Oriental commerce, 1813, GB
Laccadive Islands, p.171 in W. Milburn, Oriental commerce, or, The East India trader's complete guide, 1825, GB
Geographical The Lackdivas, or Laccadivas, or Laccadive Islands, pp.211- in J. Huddart, The oriental navigator, 1801, GB
The Laccadive Islands, pp.207 in W. Herbert, A new nautical directory for the East-India and China navigation, 1804, GB
Laccadive Islands, p.260 in C. Malte-Brun, Universal Geography, Or, a Description of All the Parts of the World, 1822, GB
Laccadfives Isles, pp.110-111 in vol.1 of W. Hamilton, The East Indian gazetteer, 1828, GB
Isole Lachedive e Maldive, pp.63-74 in vol.3 of G. Ferrario, Il costume antico e moderno di tutti i popoli, 1829, in Italian, GB
Malte-Brun 1834 : The Laccadives and the Maldives, posted by LakDiva
Article Laccadive Islands, from Imperial Gazetteer of India (1909), posted by DSAL
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Bibliographies general Datenbasis Internationale Beziehungen und Länderkunde (Data Base on International Relations and Country Studies) (site in German, most titles listed in English; numerous entries; publications mostly since 1970)
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UK National Archive Online Library
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on Lakshadweep Indcat, Online Uinion Catalogue of Indian Universities, from INFLIBNET, click Union Database
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General Accounts
Yearbooks Article : Laccadive Islands, in : Statesman's Year Book 1898 p.157, 1901 p.171, 1905 p.180, 1910 p.157, 1918 pp.159-160 [G]
Article : India and Dependencies : Laccadive Islands, in : Statesman's Yearbook 1919 pp.164-165, 1925 p.166, 1928 pp.159-160, 1937 p.168 [G]
Article : India : Laccadive Is., in : Statesman's Yearbook 1970-1971 p.386, 1975-1976 pp.394-395, 1976-1977 p.395, 1978-1979 p.664, 1979-1980 pp.669-670, 1980-1981 pp.667-668, 1981-1982 p.671, 1983-1984 p.673, 1984-1985 p.676, 1985-1986 p.679, 1986-1987 pp.681-682, 1987-1988 p.688, 1988-1989 p.690, 1989-1990 pp.696-697, 1990-1991 pp.697-698, 1991-1992 p.696, 1992-1993 pp.769-770, 1993-1994 p.769, 1994-1995 p.761, 1995-1996 pp.757-758, 1996-1997 p.700, 1997-1998 p.706, 1998-1999 p.757, 2000 p.870, 2001 p.847, 2002 p.883, 2003 p.886, 2004 p.890, 2005 pp.892-893, 2006 p.889 [G]