States and courts in the archipelago, ca A.D. 650

Further reading

Christie, Jan Wisseman, ‘Trade and settlement in early Java: integrating the epigraphic and archaeological data’, in Ian Glover, Pornchai Suchitta and John Villiers, eds., Early metallurgy, trade and urban centres in Thailand and Southeast Asia. Bangkok: White Lotus, 1992, pp. 181-197.

Cœdès, George, The Indianized states of Southeast Asia. Canberra: Australian National University Press, 1975.

Hall, D.G.E., A History of South-East Asia.  New York: St. Martin's Press, 4th ed., 1981.

Munoz, Paul Michel, Early kingdoms of the Indonesian archipelago and the Malay Peninsula. Singapore: Editions Didier Millet, 2006.

Wheatley, Paul, The Golden Khersonese: studies in the historical geography of the Malay Peninsula before A.D. 1500. Kuala Lumpur: University of Malaya Press, 1961.

Wolters, O.W., Early Indonesian commerce: a study of the origins of Srivijaya. Ithaca. N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 1974.

Map number from Cribb, Historical Atlas of Indonesia (2000)


Year span

600 - 700