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The Ottoman scramble for Africa : empire and diplomacy in the Sahara and the Hijaz /
Mostafa Minawi.
imprint
Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, [2016]
description
xviii, 219 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
ISBN
0804795142, 080479927X, 0804799296, 9780804795142, 9780804799270, 9780804799294
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imprint
Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, [2016]
isbn
0804795142
080479927X
0804799296
9780804795142
9780804799270
9780804799294
contents note
Introduction : old empire, new empire -- Ottoman Libya, the eastern Sahara, and the central African kingdoms -- The legal production of Ottoman colonial Africa -- The diplomatic fight for Ottoman Africa -- Resistance and fortification, 1894-1899 -- Transimperial strategies for an intercontinental empire -- The local meets the global on an imperial frontier -- Conclusion : the blinding teleology of failure.
catalogue key
10502635
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.

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