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Esmond Bradley Martin

geographer

Esmond Bradley Martin, American geographer. Member Lamu Society (member council since 1973), Kenya Museum Society (founding; Club: Muthaiga.

Background

Martin, Esmond Bradley was born on April 17, 1941 in New York City. Son of Esmond Bradley and Edwina (Atwell) Martin.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Arizona, 1964, Master of Arts, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy., University Liverpool, 1970.

Career

Research associate University Nairobi, 1967-1983, University Dar es Salaam, 1974-1975, Department Education, Zanzibar, 1975-1976. Consultant World Wildlife Fund and International Union for Conservation of Nature, since 1978. Researcher Ministry of Information and Culture, Sultanate of Oman, 1978.

Works

  • Author: The History of Malindi, 1973. Cargoes of the East: The Ports, Trade and Culture of The Arabian Seas and Western Indian Ocean, 1978. Zanzibar: Tradition and Revolution, 1978.

    Run, Rhino, Run, 1982. Rhino Exploitation, 1983. The Japanese Ivory Industry, 1985.

    Editor: African Perspectives, since 1981.

Membership

Member Lamu Society (member council since 1973), Kenya Museum Society (founding. Club: Muthaiga.

Connections

father:
Esmond Bradley Martin

mother:
Edwina (Atwell) Martin