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Author Aharoni, Reʼuven.

Title The Pasha's bedouin : tribes and state in the Egypt of Mehemet Ali, 1805-1848 / Reuven Aharoni
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 2007
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 275 pages)
Series Routledge studies in Middle Eastern history ; 7
Routledge studies in Middle Eastern history ; 7
Contents Historical and social perspectives -- Tribal history in outline -- Tribal society and the tribal elite : approaches and concepts -- Territoriality and identity -- The economic world of the Egyptian bedouin -- A trinity of competition and cooperation : 'Mamluks', bedouin and fellahin in the Egyptian society -- Governing the state -- Tribe and state in Egypt : coexistence in conflict -- Office-holders -- Military service : the Pasha's bedouin
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-265) and indexes
Notes Print version record
Subject Muḥammad ʻAlī Bāshā, Governor of Egypt, 1769-1849.
Bedouins -- Political activity -- Egypt.
Bedouins -- Egypt -- History -- 19th century.
Egypt -- Ethnic relations.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0203007239 (electronic bk.)
9780203007235 (electronic bk.)