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The Sword and the Cross: Two Men and an Empire of Sand
The Sword and the Cross: Two Men and an Empire of Sand
by Fergus Fleming
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Charles de Foucauld, a French aristocrat playboy, converted himself into the founder of an ascetic monastic order and ally of French imperialism in North Africa, alongside his friend, French military officer Henri Laperrine. Their Saharan adventures... (read more)

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Sahara a Natural History
Sahara a Natural History
by Marq De Villers
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Khartoum: The Ultimate Imperial Adventure
Khartoum: The Ultimate Imperial Adventure
by Michael Asher
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The British campaign in the Sudan in Queen Victoria's reign is an epic tale of adventure more thrilling than any fiction. The story begins with the massacre of the 11,000 strong Hicks Pasha column in 1883. Sent to evacuate the country, British hero... (read more)

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Trickster Travels the Search for Leo Africanus
Trickster Travels the Search for Leo Africanus
by Natalie Zemon Davis
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A] fascinating tale of a man forced . . . to live between incompatible worlds. Highly recommended. --Library Journal Al-Hasan al-Wazzan--born in Granada to a Muslim family that in 1492 went to Morocco--became famous as the great Renaissance writer Leo... (read more)

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Arab Revolt and the Imperialist Counterattack (12 Edition)
Arab Revolt and the Imperialist Counterattack (12 Edition)
by James Petras
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The popular uprisings in Egypt and Tunisia have overthrown the public face of the imperial-backed dictatorships in the region, and inspired supporters of popular democracy worldwide.As the Arab revolt spreads from North Africa to the Gulf and deepens its... (read more)

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Trickster Travels: A Sixteenth-Century Muslim Between Worlds
Trickster Travels: A Sixteenth-Century Muslim Between Worlds
by Natalie Zemon Davis
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"Brings the sixteenth-century Mediterranean to life with freshness, vividness, and telling detail." --Clifford Geertz, The New York Review of Books "A beautifully written and thoughtful book that shows off some of the sophisticated tools for reading and... (read more)

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Death in the Sahara: The Lords of the Desert and the Timbuktu Railway Expedition Massacre
Death in the Sahara: The Lords of the Desert and the Timbuktu Railway Expedition Massacre
by Michael Asher
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This volume narrates the tale of a 100-man French surveying expedition that was ambushed in 1880 by a group of Tuareg, leaving few survivors. The sympathies of the narrative are clearly with the French and the volume reads very much like the classic... (read more)

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Behind Closed Doors: Women's Oral Narratives in Tunis
Behind Closed Doors: Women's Oral Narratives in Tunis
by Monia Hejaiej
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Monia Hejaiej has written an eloquent introduction to the volume, providing an overview of the history and culture of Tunis and insights into the reading of the tales. Monia Hejaiej was born in 1957 in Tunis. She obtained her doctorate at the School of... (read more)

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Death in the Sahara: The Lords of the Desert and the Timbuktu Railway Expedition Massacre
Death in the Sahara: The Lords of the Desert and the Timbuktu Railway Expedition Massacre
by Michael Asher
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Under-armed in hostile territory, and foolishly employing the enemy as guides, the one hundred explorers were ambushed and stranded without camels or supplies in the deserts of southern Algeria. Many were killed outright, and for four months the... (read more)

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Development & Disenchantment in Rural Tunisia: The Bourguiba Years
Development & Disenchantment in Rural Tunisia: The Bourguiba Years
by Mira Fromer Zussman
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An ethnographic study of Medjerda, an agricultural community in northern Tunisia, focusing on the failure of land reform and economic planning in the postcolonial period. Emphasizes the peasants' interpretations of the government schemes, and how... (read more)

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Human Rights & Reform Changing the Face
Human Rights & Reform Changing the Face
by Susan Eileen Waltz
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Susan Waltz is Associate Professor in the International Relations Department at Florida International University.... (read more)

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Sahara: A Natural History
Sahara: A Natural History
by Marq De Villiers
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A History of Modern Tunisia
A History of Modern Tunisia
by Kenneth Perkins
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Sahara: A History of the World's Largest Desert
Sahara: A History of the World's Largest Desert
by Marc De Villiers
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Desert Frontier: Ecological and Economic Change Along the Western Sahel, 1600-1850
Desert Frontier: Ecological and Economic Change Along the Western Sahel, 1600-1850
by James L Webb
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North Africa: A History from Antiquity to the Present
North Africa: A History from Antiquity to the Present
by Phillip C Naylor
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Desert Dies
Desert Dies
by Michael Asher
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History of North Africatunisia Algeria Morocco From the Arab Conquest To 1830
History of North Africatunisia Algeria Morocco From the Arab Conquest To 1830
by Charles Andrae Julien
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In Barbary Tunisia Algeria Morocco & The
In Barbary Tunisia Algeria Morocco & The
by E Alexander Powell
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Quest Beyond the Sahara
Quest Beyond the Sahara
by Harry Williams
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