The harem, slavery and British imperial culture : Anglo-Muslim relations in the late nineteeenth century (Book, 2006) [WorldCat.org]
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The harem, slavery and British imperial culture : Anglo-Muslim relations in the late nineteeenth century

Author: Diane Robinson-Dunn
Publisher: Manchester ; New York : Manchester University Press, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book focuses on British efforts to suppress the traffic in female slaves destined for Egyptian harems during the late nineteenth-century and considers this campaign in relation to gender debates  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Diane Robinson-Dunn
ISBN: 0719073286 9780719073281
OCLC Number: 912597092
Notes: Bibliografía: p. 213-219.
Description: XIV, 225 p. : il. ; 24 cm
Contents: List of figuresPreface and acknowledgements1. Introduction 2. From desert caravans to Red Sea coasts: the British anti-slavery campaign in Egypt 3. Networks of support: English activism and slavery redefined4. 'The British Turk' and the 'Christian Harem': imperial ideology in English gender politics5. Islam in England6. ConclusionList of AbbreviationsSelect Bibliography -- .
Responsibility: Diane Robinson-Dunn.

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