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Sufism, Mahdism and nationalism Limamou Laye and the Layennes of Senegal by Douglas H. Thomas

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Published by Continuum International Pub. Group in London, New York, N.Y .
Written in English


  • Sufism,
  • Muslims,
  • Mahdism,
  • Islam,
  • Biography,
  • History

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [161]-166) and index.

StatementDouglas Thomas
LC ClassificationsBP80.L25 T46 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 166 p. ;
Number of Pages166
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25305008M
ISBN 109781441169075
LC Control Number2011031351

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