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The sword of truth; the life and times of the Shehu Usuman dan Fodio [by] Mervyn Hiskett.

New York, Oxford University Press, 1973.
ISBN 9780195016482, 0195016483, 0195016475, 9780195016475

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Subjects Africa -- Fulani Empire.
Civilization, Islamic.
Dan Fodio, Ousmane, approximately 1754-approximately 1817.
Dan Fodio, Usuman, 1744-
Fulah Empire.
Fulani Empire.
Muslims -- Nigeria.
Nigeria -- History.
Sokoto (Empire)
Usuman dan Fodio, 1754-1817
Usuman dan Fodio, 1754-1817.
Usuman dan Fodio.
Description xxii, 194 pages illustrations 21 cm
Copyright Date 1973.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 171-183).
Summary "In the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centures an Islamic revolutionary movement arose in Hausaland (now part of northern Nigeria) . . . [and] the history of Hausaland, the life of the Shehu and his community, and the rise of the Sokoto caliphate all took place against the background of world Islam.".
Geographic Area Nigeria
Network Numbers (OCoLC)668150
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Hiskett, M.
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