Slavery in the Islamic Middle East (eBook, 1999) [Alabama State University Library]
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Slavery in the Islamic Middle East

Slavery in the Islamic Middle East

Author: Shaun Elizabeth Marmon
Publisher: Princeton, NJ : M. Wiener, ©1999.
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An examination of the institution of slavery in Islam in a range of cultural settings. It discusses: the role of domestic slavery and clientage in mediaeval Egypt; the social and spatial mobility  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Slavery in the Islamic Middle East.
Princeton, NJ : M. Wiener, ©1999
(DLC) 97040143
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Shaun Elizabeth Marmon
OCLC Number: 646817912
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (x, 117 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Domestic slavery in the Mamluk empire : a preliminary sketch / Shaun E. Marmon --
A liminal state : slavery in sixteenth-century Istanbul / Yvonne J. Seng --
Islamic law and polemics over race and slavery in North and West Africa (16th-19th century) / John Hunwick --
Translation of Louis Franks' Mémoire sur le commerce des nègres au Kaire, et sur les maladies auxquelles ils sont sujets en y arrivant (1802) = Memoir on the traffic in Negroes in Cairo and on the illnesses to which they are subject upon arrival there / Michel Le Gall --
The Mamluks : the mainstay of Islam's military might / David Ayalon.
Responsibility: Shaun E. Marmon, editor.
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