The Sanusi of Cyrenaica

By: Evans-Pritchard, E.E.

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Book Condition: Very Good


Original dark blue cloth on boards. DJ chipped at foot of spine, with price tag removal stain. Previous owner's name in ink with no other writing or damage. A Muslim order in Libya and Sudan, founded in Mecca in 1837. This book describes the nature of an Islamic order and how this particular order was founded and spread, with special reference to its relations with Italy. Origin and expansion of the Sanusiya, Bedouin of Cyrenaica, Sanusiya and the tribes, Turkish administration, First Italo-Sanusi war, Period of the accords, Second Italo-Sanusi war, Italian rule and colonization, Appendices, Index. 240 pp.

Title: The Sanusi of Cyrenaica

Author Name: Evans-Pritchard, E.E.

Illustrator: Maps and Photos

Categories: Social History,

Edition: Reprint

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1968

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good Plus to Very Good

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 005725

Keywords: NOISBN Social History. Bedouins. Muslims.