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A History of the Sudan: From the Coming of Islam to the Present Day
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ean: 9781405874458, isbn: 1405874457,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 27 reviews
A History of the Sudan by Martin Daly and PM Holt, sixth edition, has been fully revised and updated and covers the most recent developments that have occurred in Sudan over the last nine years, including the crisis in Darfur. The most notable deve...
Into the Hands of the Soldiers: Freedom and Chaos in Egypt and the Middle East
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ean: 9780735220621, isbn: 073522062X,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 29 reviews
A candid narrative of how and why the Arab Spring sparked, then failed, and the truth about America's role in that failure and the subsequent military coup that put Sisi in power--from the Middle East correspondent of the New York Times.In 2011, Egyp...
Frontier of Faith: Islam in the Indo-Afghan Borderland (Columbia/Hurst)
By Columbia University Press
ean: 9780231700139, isbn: 023170013X,
Frontier of Faith examines the history of Islam-especially that of local mullahs, or Muslim clerics-in the North-West Frontier. A largely autonomous zone straddling the boundary of Pakistan and Afghanistan, the Tribal Areas was established as a strat...
West Africa, Islam, and the Arab World: Studies in Honor of Basil Davidson
By Brand: Markus Wiener Pub
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sku: 1894581758, ean: 9781558763999, isbn: 1558763996,
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West Africa is defined as the area south of the Sahara between the Atlantic and Lake Chad, encompassing the Sahel zone, tropical forests, and pasturelands. West Africans speak languages belonging to three major families: Niger-Congo, Nilo-Saharan, an...
Tainted Legacy: Islam, colonialism and slavery in Northern Nigeria
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ean: 9780982521830, isbn: 0982521839,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 53 reviews
In recent years violent attacks by Muslims in Nigeria have left thousands of Christians dead. This important study traces the origins of this crisis to the historical impact of Islam on Northern Nigeria. The author explores Islamic colonialism and sl...
Understanding the Somalia Conflagration: Identity, Political Islam and Peacebuilding
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ean: 9780745329741, isbn: 0745329748,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 42 reviews
Somalia has been devastated by a US-backed Ethiopian invasion and years of civil war, and it has long been without a central government. Against this background of violence, Somali academic Afyare Abdi Elmi, attempts to explain the multiple dimension...
Moroccan Islam: Tradition and Society in a Pilgrimage Center (Modern Middle East (Paperback))
By University of Texas Press
sku: VI-0292750625, ean: 9780292750623, isbn: 0292750625,
This book is one of the first comprehensive studies of Islam as locally understood in the Middle East. Specifically, it is concerned with the prevalent North African belief that certain men, called marabouts, have a special relation to God that enabl...
France and Islam in West Africa, 1860-1960 (African Studies)
By Brand: Cambridge University Press
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ean: 9780521541121, isbn: 0521541123,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 33 reviews
This book is a major contribution to the social, political and intellectual history of the largest colonial state in Africa, the French West African Federation. By focusing on the specific subject of the development of French policy towards Islam, it...
African Dominion: A New History of Empire in Early and Medieval West Africa
By Princeton University Press
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ean: 9780691177427, isbn: 0691177422,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 54 reviews
A groundbreaking history that puts early and medieval West Africa in a global contextPick up almost any book on early and medieval world history and empire, and where do you find West Africa? On the periphery. This pioneering book, the first on this ...
Islam and the Culture of Modern Egypt: From the Monarchy to the Republic
By Cambridge University Press
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ean: 9781108417181, isbn: 1108417183,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 21 reviews
Telling a new story of modern Egypt, Mohammad Salama uses textual and cinematic sources to construct a clear and accessible narrative of the dynamics of Islam and culture in the first half of the twentieth century. The conflict between tradition and ...
In the Path of Allah: 'Umar, An Essay into the Nature of Charisma in Islam'
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ean: 9781138972469, isbn: 1138972460,
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A West African Sufi and religious reformer (c.1794-1864), struggled to reconcile the temporal achievements of his jihad with his mystical calling. The fame of Shaykh Omar rested on his reputation as a worker of miracles, and the success of jihad in h...
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