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Enslaved Muslims - Digging Deeper


Would you like to learn more about this topic? Here are some suggestions for digging deeper:


Alford, Terry. Prince Among Slaves: The True Story of An African Prince Sold Into Slavery in the American South. New York: Oxford University Press, 1986.

Austin, Allan D. African Muslims in Antebellum America: Transatlantic Stories and Spiritual Struggles. New York: Routledge, 1997.

Crook, Ray. "Bilali-The Old Man of Sapelo Island: Between Africa and Georgia," Wadabagei, 10, 2, (Spring/Summer 2007): 40-56.

Diouf, Sylviane A. Servants of Allah: African Muslims Enslaved in the Americas. New York: New York University Press, 1998.

Gomez, Michael A. Black Crescent: The Experience and Legacy of African Muslims in the Americas. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005.

Martin, B. G. "Sapelo Island's Arabic Document: The 'Bilali Diary' in Context." Georgia Historical Quarterly 78, 3 (Fall 1994): 589-601.

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