In His (Arab) Majesty’s Service: The Career of a Somali Scholar and Diplomat in Nineteenth-Century Zanzibar

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationThe Global Worlds of the Swahili
Subtitle of host publicationInterfaces of Islam, Identity and Space in 19th and 20th-Century East Africa
EditorsRoman Loimeier, Rüdiger Seesemann
Place of PublicationBerlin
PublisherLIT Verlag
Pages251-272
Number of pages22
ISBN (Print)9783825897697
StatePublished - 2006

Keywords

  • Islam
  • East Africa
  • Zanzibar

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Arts and Humanities(all)

Cite this

Hoffman, V. J. (2006). In His (Arab) Majesty’s Service: The Career of a Somali Scholar and Diplomat in Nineteenth-Century Zanzibar. In R. Loimeier, & R. Seesemann (Eds.), The Global Worlds of the Swahili: Interfaces of Islam, Identity and Space in 19th and 20th-Century East Africa (pp. 251-272). LIT Verlag.