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Mahdism in West Africa

Peter B. Clarke

Mahdism in West Africa

The Ijebu Mahdiyya Movement

by Peter B. Clarke

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  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Luzac Oriental .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Islam,
  • Islamic studies,
  • Inspirational,
  • Religion,
  • Inspirational - General,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8729106M
    ISBN 101898942064
    ISBN 109781898942061

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By focusing on the specific subject of the development of French policy towards Islam, it sheds light on a wide range of issues, from the grand strategy of French imperialism to the psychology of individual administrators in isolated outposts of the Cited by:   The Mahdist uprising of –6 was a revolutionary movement that attempted to overthrow British and French colonial rule, the aristocracy of the Sokoto Caliphate and the zarmakoy of by:   Searching for a book by Peter B.

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Ram -- Patterns of Igbo resistance to British conquest / A.E. Afigbo -- The Franco-Baoulé War, the struggle against the French. Education in West Africa is a comprehensive critical reference guide to education in the region. Written by regional experts, the book explores the education systems of Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Chad, The Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone and Togo.

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