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The Resource The Sultan's shadow : one family's rule at the crossroads of East and West, Christiane Bird

The Sultan's shadow : one family's rule at the crossroads of East and West, Christiane Bird

Label
The Sultan's shadow : one family's rule at the crossroads of East and West
Title
The Sultan's shadow
Title remainder
one family's rule at the crossroads of East and West
Statement of responsibility
Christiane Bird
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
collective biography
Dewey number
  • 953.53
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
DS247.O66
LC item number
B57 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The Sultan's shadow : one family's rule at the crossroads of East and West, Christiane Bird
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Pt. 1: OMAN. Beginnings -- Muscat -- Slavery -- The Portuguese invasion -- The Al Busaids come to power -- War with the Wahhabis -- Seyyid Said in Muscat -- Pt. 2: ZANZIBAR. A princess is born (Princess Salme) -- Clove fever -- The move to town -- On the streets -- A day in the life -- Gatherings -- The slave trade -- Americans in Zanzibar -- The Swahili -- Seyyid Said's last journey -- The explorers -- Rebellion -- Elopement -- Pt. 3: GERMANY AND AFRICA. Hamburg -- Alone -- Changes -- Tippu Tip -- Dr. Livingstone -- Stanley meets Tippu Tip -- Seyyid Barghash -- Endings
Control code
ocn457148138
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxii, 374 p.
Isbn
9780345469403
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009042845
System control number
(OCoLC)457148138
Label
The Sultan's shadow : one family's rule at the crossroads of East and West, Christiane Bird
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Pt. 1: OMAN. Beginnings -- Muscat -- Slavery -- The Portuguese invasion -- The Al Busaids come to power -- War with the Wahhabis -- Seyyid Said in Muscat -- Pt. 2: ZANZIBAR. A princess is born (Princess Salme) -- Clove fever -- The move to town -- On the streets -- A day in the life -- Gatherings -- The slave trade -- Americans in Zanzibar -- The Swahili -- Seyyid Said's last journey -- The explorers -- Rebellion -- Elopement -- Pt. 3: GERMANY AND AFRICA. Hamburg -- Alone -- Changes -- Tippu Tip -- Dr. Livingstone -- Stanley meets Tippu Tip -- Seyyid Barghash -- Endings
Control code
ocn457148138
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxii, 374 p.
Isbn
9780345469403
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009042845
System control number
(OCoLC)457148138

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