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The abolition of slavery in Ottoman Tunisia

Author / Creator
Montana, Ismael Musah
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Physical
Summary

The first full examination of the factors for and against abolition in Tunisia and how it was able to occur in an environment hostile to such change.

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Creator
Ismael M. Montana ; foreword by Ehud R. Toledano
Format
Books
Language
English
Contributors
Publication
  • Gainesville : University Press of Florida, [2013]
  • ©2013
Physical Details
  • xxiii, 205 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
ISBNs
1299818897, 9780813046419, 9780813044828, 9780813048420, 0813046416, 0813044820, 0813048427
OCLC
ocn808215977, ocn854521606, ocn857069701

  • Includes bibliographical references and index.

  • The slave trade from the Ottoman period -- Reforms and foreign trade, 1759-1814 -- Changing patterns of the slave trade, 1759-1814 -- The slave trade during European domination of the Mediterranean, 1815-1841 -- The road to abolition -- Final abolition, 1846 -- The aftermath of abolition, 1846-1855 -- Epilogue
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