The Resource The Sultan's shadow : one family's rule at the crossroads of East and West, Christiane Bird, (electronic resource)

The Sultan's shadow : one family's rule at the crossroads of East and West, Christiane Bird, (electronic resource)

Label
The Sultan's shadow : one family's rule at the crossroads of East and West
Title
The Sultan's shadow
Title remainder
one family's rule at the crossroads of East and West
Statement of responsibility
Christiane Bird
Title variation
Sultans shadow
Title variation remainder
one familys rule at the crossroads of East and West
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Oman's Sultan Said and his rebellious daughter Princess Salme--comes to life in this compelling narrative. Sultan Said and his descendants were shadowed and all but shattered by the rise and fall of East Africa's nineteenth-century slave trade
Summary
Oman's Sultan Said and his rebellious daughter Princess Salme--comes to life in this compelling narrative. Sultan Said and his descendants were shadowed and all but shattered by the rise and fall of East Africa's nineteenth-century slave trade
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
350104
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Characteristic
document
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bird, Christiane
Dewey number
953.53
Index
index present
LC call number
DS247.O66
LC item number
B57 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Saʻīd
  • Oman
  • Ruete, Emilie
  • Princesses
  • Oman
  • Africa, East
  • Oman
  • Germany
  • Zanzibar
  • Slave trade
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
one family's rule at the crossroads of East and West
Label
The Sultan's shadow : one family's rule at the crossroads of East and West, Christiane Bird, (electronic resource)
Link
http://goldcoast.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=526D9C4F-40F3-4968-A285-96FA70913B71
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
multicolored
Contents
Pt. 1: OMAN. Beginnings -- Muscat -- Slavery -- The Portuguese invasion -- The Al Busaids come to power -- War with the Wahhabis -- Seyyid Said in Muscat -- Pt. 2: ZANZIBAR. A princess is born (Princess Salme) -- Clove fever -- The move to town -- On the streets -- A day in the life -- Gatherings -- The slave trade -- Americans in Zanzibar -- The Swahili -- Seyyid Said's last journey -- The explorers -- Rebellion -- Elopement -- Pt. 3: GERMANY AND AFRICA. Hamburg -- Alone -- Changes -- Tippu Tip -- Dr. Livingstone -- Stanley meets Tippu Tip -- Seyyid Barghash -- Endings
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780679603764
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
526D9C4F-40F3-4968-A285-96FA70913B71
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o688134886
  • (OCoLC)688134886
Label
The Sultan's shadow : one family's rule at the crossroads of East and West, Christiane Bird, (electronic resource)
Link
http://goldcoast.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=526D9C4F-40F3-4968-A285-96FA70913B71
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
multicolored
Contents
Pt. 1: OMAN. Beginnings -- Muscat -- Slavery -- The Portuguese invasion -- The Al Busaids come to power -- War with the Wahhabis -- Seyyid Said in Muscat -- Pt. 2: ZANZIBAR. A princess is born (Princess Salme) -- Clove fever -- The move to town -- On the streets -- A day in the life -- Gatherings -- The slave trade -- Americans in Zanzibar -- The Swahili -- Seyyid Said's last journey -- The explorers -- Rebellion -- Elopement -- Pt. 3: GERMANY AND AFRICA. Hamburg -- Alone -- Changes -- Tippu Tip -- Dr. Livingstone -- Stanley meets Tippu Tip -- Seyyid Barghash -- Endings
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780679603764
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
526D9C4F-40F3-4968-A285-96FA70913B71
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o688134886
  • (OCoLC)688134886

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