Mocha, Yemen

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eventually took him to south-central India (Deccan Plateau). Unlike most slaves sold from Ethiopia, Pankhurst, Richard. ''The Ethiopian Borderlands: Essays in Regional History from Ancient Times to the End of the 18th Century'' (Asmara, Eritrea: Red Sea Press, 1997), pp.432 Emery Van Donzel, "Primary and Secondary Sources for Ethiopian Historiography. The Case of Slavery and Slave-Trade in Ethiopia," in Claude Lepage, ed., ''Études éthiopiennes'', vol I


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. Even after other sources of coffee were found, ''Mocha'' beans (Mocha coffee bean) (also called ''Sanani'' or ''Mocha Sanani'' beans, meaning ''from Sana'a'') continued to be prized for their distinctive flavor—and remain so even today. File:Mocha Dapper


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are based on relating written symbols to one another, while transcription is the attempt to spell in one language the phonetic sounds of another. Chinese writing is now usually converted to the Latin alphabet through the Pinyin phonetic transcription systems. Other systems were used in the past, such as Wade-Giles, resulting in the city being spelled ''Beijing'' on newer English maps and ''Peking'' on older ones. A census in 1723 showed that out of a total population 1,110, some 610 were


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London author Josiah Conder authorlink Josiah Conder (editor and author) publication-date 1834 chapterurl http: www.archive.org stream dictionaryofgeog00cond#page 430 mode 2up chapter Mocha * ;Published in the 20th century *


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are based on relating written symbols to one another, while transcription is the attempt to spell in one language the phonetic sounds of another. Chinese writing is now usually converted to the Latin alphabet through the Pinyin phonetic transcription systems. Other systems were used in the past, such as Wade-Giles, resulting in the city being spelled ''Beijing'' on newer English maps and ''Peking'' on older ones. A census in 1723 showed that out of a total population 1,110, some 610 were


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that Niebuhr join a scientific expedition being mounted by Frederick V of Denmark to Egypt, Arabia and Syria. Niebuhr studied mathematics for a year and a half before the expedition set out, and also managed to acquire some knowledge of Arabic (Arabic language). The expedition sailed in January 1761, and, landing at Alexandria, ascended the Nile. Proceeding to Suez, from where Niebuhr made a visit to Mount Sinai, in October 1762 the expedition sailed to Jeddah

to the entire coastline from the Gulf of Aqaba to the Bab el Mandeb Strait but it more often refers only to its southern half, starting just south of Jeddah and running parallel to Asir and Yemen. Unlike the inland regions, it is made up of sand dunes and plains and is largely arid except for a few oases (oasis). Important urban centers of the region include Al Hudaydah, Mocha (Mocha, Yemen), and Zabid in Yemen and Jizan, Al-Qunfudhah, and Al Lith in Saudi Arabia. Most of the Tihama coastline is hazardous to approaching vessels, and harbors are therefore few and far between, especially in the northern half.


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Yemeni pronunciation: ) is a port city on the Red Sea coast of Yemen. Until Aden and Hodeida eclipsed it in the 19th century, Mocha was the principal port for Yemen's capital Sana'a. Overview Mocha is famous for being the major marketplace for coffee from the 15th century until the early 18th century

. Even after other sources of coffee were found, ''Mocha'' beans (Mocha coffee bean) (also called ''Sanani'' or ''Mocha Sanani'' beans, meaning ''from Sana'a'') continued to be prized for their distinctive flavor—and remain so even today. File:Mocha Dapper

English, Dutch, French and Danish East India companies maintained factories at Mocha, which remained a major emporium and coffee exporting port until the early 18th. century. In August 1800 ''Phoenix (Phoenix (1785))'' visited. William Moffat, her captain, took the opportunity to prepare a chart of the mouth of the Red Sea. In December 1820, HMS ''Topaze'' (French frigate Étoile (1813)) and ships and troops belonging to the British East India Company attacked the North


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English, Dutch, French and Danish East India companies maintained factories at Mocha, which remained a major emporium and coffee exporting port until the early 18th. century. In August 1800 ''Phoenix (Phoenix (1785))'' visited. William Moffat, her captain, took the opportunity to prepare a chart of the mouth of the Red Sea. In December 1820, HMS ''Topaze'' (French frigate Étoile (1813)) and ships and troops belonging to the British East India Company attacked the North


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wrote in a letter to all business partners in July 1793 that his friend had been the sole decision-maker of the firm for some years ("le seul gérant de notre commerce"). thumb 250px Tihama on the Red Sea (Image:Tihama.jpg) near Khaukha in Yemen '''Tihamah''' or '''Tihama''' ( '') is a narrow coastal region of Arabia on the Red Sea. It is currently divided between Saudi Arabia and Yemen. In a broad sense, Tihamah refers


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London author Josiah Conder authorlink Josiah Conder (editor and author) publication-date 1834 chapterurl http: www.archive.org stream dictionaryofgeog00cond#page 430 mode 2up chapter Mocha * ;Published in the 20th century *

Mocha, Yemen

'''Mocha''' or '''Mokha''' ( ) is a port city on the Red Sea coast of Yemen. Until Aden and Hodeida eclipsed it in the 19th century, Mocha was the principal port for Yemen's capital Sana'a.

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