DOI:​10.1017/S0021853711000491
Corpus ID: 161450106
HOW SLAVES USED ISLAM: THE LETTERS OF ENSLAVED MUSLIM COMMERCIAL AGENTS IN THE NINETEENTH-CENTURY NIGER BEND AND CENTRAL SAHARA*
B. S. Hall
Published 2011
History

The Journal of African History
ABSTRACT Historians of slavery in Africa have long struggled to recover the voices of enslaved people. In this article, an unusual set of sources found in Timbuktu (Mali) reveals the existence of a… Expand
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