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The Resource Commander of the faithful: : the life and times of Emir Abd el-Kader, John W. Kiser

Commander of the faithful: : the life and times of Emir Abd el-Kader, John W. Kiser

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Commander of the faithful: : the life and times of Emir Abd el-Kader
Title
Commander of the faithful:
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the life and times of Emir Abd el-Kader
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John W. Kiser
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Language
eng
Summary
When Abd el-Kader died in 1883, The New York Times hailed him as "one of the few great men of the century." The warrior/saint had won the heart of the French nation, his sworn enemy and the invader of his Algerian homeland. He reached the summit of his fame after he saved the lives of thousands of Christians during a Turkish rampage in Damascus. Elkader, Iowa, is named after the emir. www.truejihad
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Commander of the Faithful is the long-awaited biography of Emir Abd el-Kader who led the resistance to the French colonization of Algeria in the mid 1800s. When he died in 1883 his nobility of character had won the heart of the French nation. His fame spread worldwide and the New York Times hailed him as 'one of the few great men of the century'
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Midwest
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Kiser, John W
Dewey number
965/.03
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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  • °Abd al-Qåadir ibn Muòhyåi al-Dåin
  • Statesmen
  • Soldiers
  • French
  • Algeria
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adult
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the life and times of Emir Abd el-Kader
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Commander of the faithful: : the life and times of Emir Abd el-Kader, John W. Kiser
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier.
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multicolored
Content category
text
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txt
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rdacontent.
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MWT11858115
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unknown
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1 online resource.
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781939681041
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
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MWT11858115
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remote
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11858115
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Commander of the faithful: : the life and times of Emir Abd el-Kader, John W. Kiser
Link
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
MWT11858115
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781939681041
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT11858115
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11858115
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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