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Author Montana, Ismael Musah.

Title The abolition of slavery in Ottoman Tunisia / Ismael M. Montana ; foreword by Ehud R. Toledano
Published Gainesville : University Press of Florida, [2013]
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Description 1 online resource (xxiii, 205 pages :) : illustrations, maps
Contents Introduction -- The slave trade from the Ottoman period -- Reforms and foreign trade, 1759-1814 -- Changing patterns of the slave trade, 1759-1814 -- The slave trade during European domination of the Mediterranean, 1815-1841 -- The road to abolition -- Final abolition, 1846 -- The aftermath of abolition, 1846-1855 -- Epilogue
Summary The first full examination of the factors for and against abolition in Tunisia and how it was able to occur in an. environment hostile to such change
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Antislavery movements -- Tunisia -- History.
Human rights -- Tunisia -- History.
Slave trade -- Tunisia -- History.
Slavery -- Tunisia -- History.
Tunisia -- Economic conditions -- 18th century.
Tunisia -- Economic conditions -- 19th century.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Toledano, Ehud R.
LC no. 2013015089
ISBN 0813044820 (alk. paper)
0813048427 (electronic bk.)
9780813044828 (alk. paper)
9780813048420 (electronic bk.)