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The Resource African dominion : a new history of empire in early and medieval West Africa, Michael A. Gomez

African dominion : a new history of empire in early and medieval West Africa, Michael A. Gomez

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African dominion : a new history of empire in early and medieval West Africa
Title
African dominion
Title remainder
a new history of empire in early and medieval West Africa
Statement of responsibility
Michael A. Gomez
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
IEN/DLC
Dewey number
966.02
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DT476
LC item number
.G66 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
African dominion : a new history of empire in early and medieval West Africa, Michael A. Gomez
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Part I. Early Sahel and savannah. 1. The Middle Niger in pre-antiquity and global context ; 2. Early Gao ; 3. The kingdoms of Ghana : reform along the Senegal River ; 4. Slavery and race imagined in Bilād as-Sūdān -- Part II. Imperial Mali. 5. The meanings of Sunjata and the dawn of imperial Mali ; 6. Mansā Mūsā and global Mali ; 7. Intrigue, Islam, and Ibn Baṭṭūṭa -- Part III. Imperial Songhay. 8. Sunni ʻAlī and the reinvention of Songhay ; 9. The Sunni and the scholars : a tale of revenge ; 10. Renaissance : the age of Askia al-Ḥājj Muḥammad ; 11. Of clerics and concubines -- Part IV. Le dernier de l'empire. 12. Of fitnas and fratricide : the nadir of imperial Songhay ; 13. Surfeit and stability : the era of Askia Dāwūd ; 14. The rending asunder : dominion's end -- Epilogue. A thousand years
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 505 pages
Isbn
9780691177427
Lccn
2017029692
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • ocn983824904
  • (OCoLC)983824904
Label
African dominion : a new history of empire in early and medieval West Africa, Michael A. Gomez
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Part I. Early Sahel and savannah. 1. The Middle Niger in pre-antiquity and global context ; 2. Early Gao ; 3. The kingdoms of Ghana : reform along the Senegal River ; 4. Slavery and race imagined in Bilād as-Sūdān -- Part II. Imperial Mali. 5. The meanings of Sunjata and the dawn of imperial Mali ; 6. Mansā Mūsā and global Mali ; 7. Intrigue, Islam, and Ibn Baṭṭūṭa -- Part III. Imperial Songhay. 8. Sunni ʻAlī and the reinvention of Songhay ; 9. The Sunni and the scholars : a tale of revenge ; 10. Renaissance : the age of Askia al-Ḥājj Muḥammad ; 11. Of clerics and concubines -- Part IV. Le dernier de l'empire. 12. Of fitnas and fratricide : the nadir of imperial Songhay ; 13. Surfeit and stability : the era of Askia Dāwūd ; 14. The rending asunder : dominion's end -- Epilogue. A thousand years
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 505 pages
Isbn
9780691177427
Lccn
2017029692
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • ocn983824904
  • (OCoLC)983824904

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