Zhongdong Wave Episode 2 - Frankincense of Oman Mon, 2011-11-07 13:39

Zhongdong Wave is a show on culture and history of Middle-East in Mandarin Chinese and English. In this episode, we focus on the frankincense trade in Oman. On the first half the two hosts will introduce the historical and social background of frankincense trade in Oman. On the second half we invited Dr. Geoffrey King from SOAS who specialises in Islamic culture and Middle-East archaeology to give a further insight on its importance in ancient Middle-East.