African Muslims in Antebellum America: Transatlantic Stories by Allan D. Austin

By Allan D. Austin

A condensation and updating of his African Muslims in Antebellum the United States: A Sourcebook (1984), famous pupil of antebellum black writing and background Dr. Allan D. Austin explores, through pix, records, maps, and texts, the lives of fifty sub-Saharan non-peasant Muslim Africans stuck within the slave exchange among 1730 and 1860. additionally comprises 5 maps.

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