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Race and slavery in the Middle East : histories of trans-Saharan Africans in nineteenth-century Egypt, Sudan, and the Ottoman Mediterranean

Author: Terence Walz; Kenneth M Cuno
Publisher: Cairo ; New York : American University in Cairo Press, 2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : [International version]View all editions and formats
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In the 19th century hundreds of thousands of Africans were forcibly migrated northward to Egypt and other eastern Mediterranean destinations, yet little is known about them. The nine essays in this volume examine the lives of slaves and freed men and women in Egypt, Sudan, and the Ottoman Mediterranean.
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Race and slavery in the Middle East.
Cairo ; New York : American University in Cairo Press, 2010
(DLC) 2011282186
(OCoLC)688596636
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Terence Walz; Kenneth M Cuno
ISBN: 9781617973796 1617973793
OCLC Number: 769699132
Notes: "Dar el Kutub No. 2372/10"--Title page verso.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 264 pages, [16] pages of plates) : illustrations, facsimiles, map, plan
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: Introduction: the study of slavery in nineteenth-century Egypt, Sudan and the Ottoman Mediterranean / Terence Walz and Kenneth M. Cuno --
Muhammad Ali's first army: the experiment in building an entirely slave army / Emad Ahmed Helal --
Sudanese, Habasha, Takarna, and Barabira: trans-Saharan Africans in Cairo as shown in the 1848 census / Terence Walz --
African slaves in nineteenth-century rural Egypt: a preliminary assessment / Kenneth M. Cuno --
"My ninth master was a European": enslaved blacks in European households in Egypt, 1798-1848 / George Michael La Rue --
Magic, theft in arson: the life and death of an enslaved African woman in Ottoman Izmit / Y. Hakan Erdem --
Slavery and social life in nineteenth-century Turco-Egyptian Khartoum / Ahmad Alawad Sikainga --
Enslaved and emancipated Africans on Crete / Michael Ferguson --
Black, kinless, and hungry: manumitted female slaves in Khedival Egypt / Liat Kozma --
Slaves or siblings? Abdallah al-Nadim's dialogues about the family / Eve M. Troutt Powell.
Responsibility: edited by Terence Walz and Kenneth M. Cuno.
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