Divine Madness: Moḥammed ʻAbdulle Ḥassan (1856-1920)

الغلاف الأمامي
Zed Books, 1993 - 226 من الصفحات
A book about Mohammed Abdullah Hassan, the Dervish leader who spearheaded the Somali resistance to British colonial interests in the early twentieth century; known by his followers as the Sayyid ("Master") and in the colonial literature as the "Mad Mullah". This book, which took Abdi more than ten years to complete, examines from a social and historical perspective the rise of the Sayyid and his movement. It consists of an introduction and six chapters.

من داخل الكتاب

ما يقوله الناس - كتابة مراجعة

معاينة المستخدمين - الإبلاغ عن المحتوى غير الملائم

أدفك

المحتوى

Introduction
11
The land and its inhabitants
13
Background to the Dervish uprising
28
حقوق النشر

5 من الأقسام الأخرى غير ظاهرة

طبعات أخرى - عرض جميع المقتطفات

عبارات ومصطلحات مألوفة

نبذة عن المؤلف (1993)

Sheikh-Abdi from Majerten clan holds B.A. and M.A. degrees in English Literature and African Studies from the State University of New York and a doctorate in African History from Boston University. He has taught both in Somalia and the U.S., and is the author of numerous short stories, two novels, a collection of fables, as well as articles and essays.

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