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Paradoxes of power

the Kano "mamluks" and male royal slavery in the Sokoto Caliphate, 1804-1903

by Sean Arnold Stilwell

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Published by Heinemann in Portsmouth, NH .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Fulani Empire.
    • Subjects:
    • Fulani Empire -- Politics and government.,
    • Slavery -- Fulani Empire.,
    • Mamelukes.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [253]-271) and index.

      StatementSean Stilwell.
      SeriesSocial history of Africa,
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT515.9.F8 S75 2004
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 281 p. ;
      Number of Pages281
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3689400M
      ISBN 100325070415, 0325070407
      LC Control Number2003056963

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