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By James McDougall

ISBN-10: 0521617308

ISBN-13: 9780521617307

ISBN-10: 0521851645

ISBN-13: 9780521851640

protecting a interval of 5 hundred years, from the coming of the Ottomans to the aftermath of the Arab uprisings, James McDougall offers an expansive new account of the trendy historical past of Africa's biggest nation. Drawing on colossal new scholarship and over a decade of analysis, McDougall areas Algerian society on the centre of the tale, tracing the continuities and the resilience of Algeria's humans and their cultures throughout the dramatic adjustments and crises that experience marked the rustic. no matter if interpreting the emergence of the Ottoman viceroyalty within the early smooth Mediterranean, the one hundred thirty years of French colonial rule and the innovative conflict of independence, the 3rd international nation-building of the Nineteen Sixties and Seventies, or the bad violence of the Nineteen Nineties, this publication will attract a large choice of readers in African and heart japanese background and politics, in addition to these occupied with the broader affairs of the Mediterranean.

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