Escape by Glynne MacLean Published by Pearson

Bagla (Baghla or Baghlah)

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Zanibar Boat Yard

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ISBN: 978-1-44252-443-9
ISBN10: 144252443X

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The largest boat in this Zanibar boat yard is a Bagla. These boats are beached for repair. Bagla is sometimes spelt Baglah or Baghlah and is a type of ocean-going dhow.

You can see a model of a 40 foot Bagla here and a sketch of one here and here.


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