Merchant captain Johan Malmberg’s and Lecturer Peter Ruben’s Oriental Manuscripts & the Growth of Oriental Studies in 18th Century Sweden

Project: Research

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Layman's description

The project aims at mapping the growth of Oriental studies in 18th century Sweden. The ambition lies at providing a new contribution to Swedish global history, primarily concerning the academic interaction between Sweden and the Ottoman world, as well as study the circle of orientalists active in this process during the 18th century.
Effective start/end date2013/01/012014/12/31