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Revolt du Esclaves en Iraq au III/IX Eme Siecle

ISBN-10: 1558761632
ISBN-13: 9781558761636
Edition: 1998
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Description: The Revolt of African Slaves in Iraq in the III/IX Century is the only full-length study on the revolt of the Zanj. Scholars of slavery, the African diaspora and the Middle East have lauded Popovic's work.

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Book details

List price: $22.95
Copyright year: 1998
Publisher: Markus Wiener Publishers, Incorporated
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 320
Size: 5.75" wide x 9.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.748
Language: English

The Revolt of African Slaves in Iraq in the III/IX Century is the only full-length study on the revolt of the Zanj. Scholars of slavery, the African diaspora and the Middle East have lauded Popovic's work.

Henry Louis Gates, Jr. was born on September 16, 1950, in Keyser, West Virginia. He received a degree in history from Yale University in 1973 and a Ph.D. from Clare College, which is part of the University of Cambridge in 1979. He is a leading scholar of African-American literature, history, and culture. He began working on the Black Periodical Literature Project, which uncovered lost literary works published in 1800s. He rediscovered what is believed to be the first novel published by an African-American in the United States. He republished the 1859 work by Harriet E. Wilson, entitled Our Nig, in 1983. He has written numerous books including Colored People: A Memoir, A Chronology of African-American History, The Future of the Race, Black Literature and Literary Theory, and The Signifying Monkey: Towards a Theory of Afro-American Literary Criticism. In 1991, he became the head of the African-American studies department at Harvard University. He is now the director of the W.E.B. Du Bois Institute for African and African-American Research at the university. He wrote and produced several documentaries including Wonders of the African World, America Beyond the Color Line, and African American Lives. He has also hosted PBS programs such as Wonders of the African World, Black in Latin America, and Finding Your Roots.

Preface
Introduction to the English Edition
Foreword to the French Edition
Origins of the Revoltp. 9
Geographyp. 10
The Population (The Zutt, the Zanj)p. 14
The Periodp. 25
'Ali b. Muhammadp. 33
The Revolt and the Beginning of the War (Spread of the Insurrection)p. 45
Riot against Neighboring Villages and "the People of Basra" (255/869)p. 45
The Abbasid Attempt to Crush the Revolt (256-59/870-73)p. 55
Abbasid Troops Content with Preventing the Spread of the Revolt (259-66/873-79)p. 69
Continuation of the War and the End of the Revolt (The Zanj, the Caliphate's Chief Concern)p. 91
Offensive Undertaken by Abu l-'Abbas (Rabi'II 266-Safar 2671 November-December 879-September 880)p. 91
Al-Muwaffaq's Return and the Cleansing of Iraq and of the Ahwaz (Safar-Rajab 267/September 880-February 881)p. 95
The Siege of al-Mukhtara and the End of the Revolt (Rajab 267-Safar 270/February 881-August 883)p. 102
Internal and External Organization of the New Statep. 129
Internal Organizationp. 129
External Organizationp. 136
Final Remarksp. 143
Conclusionp. 149
Annotated Chronological Bibliographyp. 159
Mapsp. 189
The Different Names of 'Ali b. Muhammadp. 193
Genealogy of 'Ali b. Muhammadp. 195
The Different Versions of 'Ali b. Muhammad's Deathp. 196
Poetic Fragments from the Master of the Zanjp. 199
App. V: Chronological Tablep. 200
Indexp. 205
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