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A history of the Maghrib in the Islamic period

Author: Jamil M Abun-Nasr
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1987.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Building on the two previous editions of his History of the Maghrib, Professor Abun-Nasr has written a completely new history of North Africa within the Islamic period which begins with the Arab  Read more...


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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jamil M Abun-Nasr
ISBN: 0521331846 9780521331845 0521337674 9780521337670
OCLC Number: 14242602
Description: xvi, 455 pages : maps ; 24 cm
Contents: The call of the minaret in the 'west': the establishment of Islam in the Maghrib and Spain --
The Maghrib under Berber dynasties --
Ottoman rule in the central and eastern Maghrib --
Morocco consolidates her national identity, 1510-1822 --
The age of aggressive European colonialism, 1830-1914 --
1919 to independence.
Responsibility: Jamil M. Abun-Nasr.
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"In general, it is appropriate to regard A History of the Maghrib in the Islamic Period as the best overview of its subject presently avaiable in English." International Journal of Middle Eastern Read more...

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