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Islam, power, and dependency in the Gambia River basin : the politics of land control, 1790-1940 / Assan Sarr.

Author:
Sarr, Assan [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
[Rochester: University of Rochester Press, 2016, , ©2016]
Description:
244 pages : map ; 23 cm.
Series:
  • Rochester studies in African history and the diaspora ; v. 75. [More in this series]
  • Rochester studies in African history and the diaspora, 1092-5228 ; v. 75
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 1867-237) and index.
Contents:
The founding of Mandinka settlements -- Land and the politics of exclusion -- The power of the wild spirits -- The end of Soninke rule -- Spiritual persistence though change -- The politicization of chieftaincy.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
History.
ISBN:
  • 9781580465694 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
  • 1580465692 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
LCCN:
2016033865
OCLC:
950953731
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