Slavery in the Arab World

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Rowman & Littlefield, 1989 - Social Science - 265 pages
...a comprehensive portrait of slavery in the Islamic world from earliest times until today...D>--Arab Book World
 

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Contents

Slavery Concealed in the Mist of Time
1
The Attitude of Islam Toward Slavery
18
Occupation and Status of Slaves in the Islamic World
48
Sex and Slavery in the Arab World
79
Early Muslim Traffic in Slaves
105
Slavery on the Frontiers of Araby 15001800
128
Heyday of the Slave Trade 18001900
151
Slavery in All Its Forms
208
Notes
239
Index
257
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