Commander of the faithful

Commander of the faithful : the life and times of Emir Abd el-Kader

Kiser, John W.

Bartlow, Cambridge, UK : Archetype in association with the Matheson Trust, 2008.

xviii, 361 pages, 12 pages of plates : illustrations, map, portraits ; 24 cm.

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978-1-901383-31-7 (hardcover)

ISBN:

978-1-901383-31-7 (hardcover)

LC Call No:

DT294.7.A3 K57 2008b

Dewey Class No:

965/.03092 B 23

Author:

Kiser, John W.

Title:

Commander of the faithful : the life and times of Emir Abd el-Kader / John W. Kiser.

Edition:

First UK edition.

Physical:

xviii, 361 pages, 12 pages of plates : illustrations, map, portraits ; 24 cm.

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text txt rdacontent

MediaType:

unmediated n rdamedia

CarrierType:

volume nc rdacarrier

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references (pages 340-346) and index.

Subject:

Ê»Abd al-QaÌ„dir ibn MuhÌÐyiÌ„ al-DiÌ„n,--Amir of Mascara,--1807?-1883.

Subject:

Statesmen--Algeria--Biography.

Subject:

Soldiers--Algeria--Biography.

Subject:

French--Algeria--History--19th century.

Subject:

Algeria--Colonization--History--19th century.

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245 Title 00  $a Title  Commander of the faithful :
    $b Remainder of title  the life and times of Emir Abd el-Kader /
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504 BibliogrphyNote   $a Bibliography, etc. note  Includes bibliographical references (pages 340-346) and index.
505 ContentsNote 0   $a Formatted contents note  Glossary -- Part I. From marabout to emir, 1808-1834 -- A general in the dock -- Lords of the tent -- Unity and complexity -- Arrival of the infidel -- The obedient son -- France's new ally -- Part II. Good will, bad will, 1834-1847 -- Building an Islamic nation -- The wheel turns -- "He looked like Jesus Christ" -- An uneasy peace -- The emir's Frenchman -- Jihad -- Total war -- Trail of tears -- Mischief makers -- Men of honor -- Part III. Exile and honors, 1848-1883 -- Betrayal -- "The view is magnificent" -- A prison fit for a king -- Liberation -- The emir's letter -- The road to Damascus -- All for one -- Distinguished misfits -- Chronology of main events.
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    $v Form subdivision  Biography.
650 Subj:Topic $a Topical term  Soldiers
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650 Subj:Topic $a Topical term  French
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    $y Chronological subdivision  19th century.
650 Subj:Topic $a Topical term  Algeria
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    $x General subdivision  History
    $y Chronological subdivision  19th century.
651 Subj:Geog $a Geographic name  Algeria
    $x General subdivision  History
    $y Chronological subdivision  1830-1962.
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