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✻ [EPUB] ✰ Servants of Allah: African Muslims Enslaved in the Americas By Sylviane A. Diouf ❅ – 17th-century.co Illuminates how African Muslims drew on Islam while enslaved and how their faith ultimately played a role in the African DisaporaServants of Allah presents a history of African Muslims following them Illuminates how African Muslims drew on Islam while enslaved and how their faith ultimately played a role in the African DisaporaServants of Allah presents a history of African Muslims following them from West Africa to the Americas Although many assume that what Muslim faith they brought with them to the Americas was uickly absorbed into the new Christian milieu as Sylviane A Diouf demonstrates in this meticulously researched groundbreaking volume Islam flourished during s.

Lavery on a large scale She details how even while enslaved many Muslims managed to follow most of the precepts of their religion Literate urban and well traveled they drew on their organization solidarity and the strength of their beliefs to play a major part in the most well known slave uprisings But for all their accomplishments and contributions to the history and cultures of the African Diaspora the Muslims have been largely ignored Servants of Allaha Choice 1999 Outst.

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10 thoughts on “Servants of Allah: African Muslims Enslaved in the Americas

  1. Edgar Hopida Edgar Hopida says:

    PDF/EPUB Sylviane A. Diouf õ Servants of Allah: African Muslims Enslaved in the õ servants free, allah: kindle, african free, muslims ebok, enslaved book, americas ebok, Servants of mobile, Allah: African ebok, Allah: African Muslims Enslaved ebok, of Allah: African epub, of Allah: African Muslims Enslaved kindle, Servants of Allah: African Muslims Enslaved in the Americas PDFThe first review was just terrible and shows the bias and bigotted remarks about islam The book is an excellent book that gives us a better picture of how Islam came to America from the African Muslims enslaved I met the author at Cal Berkley when she did her presentation on this book As for the comments about slavery in Islam It is not the same thing as slavery done in America and in Europe Titus Burckhartdt in his book Moorish Culture in Spain said Slavery within Islamic culture is not be confused with Roman slavery or with the American variety of the nineteenth century; in Islam the slave was never a mere thing If his master treated him badly he could appeal to a judge and procure his freedom His dignity as a Muslim was inviolable Originally the status of slave


  2. AA AA says:

    PDF/EPUB Sylviane A. Diouf õ Servants of Allah: African Muslims Enslaved in the õ servants free, allah: kindle, african free, muslims ebok, enslaved book, americas ebok, Servants of mobile, Allah: African ebok, Allah: African Muslims Enslaved ebok, of Allah: African epub, of Allah: African Muslims Enslaved kindle, Servants of Allah: African Muslims Enslaved in the Americas PDFFascinating study of African slave trade focusing on the Moslem African slaves Servants of Allah offers excellent survey of the African cultural and geopolitical situation prior to and during the years of the slave trade It is through this foundation that we understand the various ethnic and religious roots of the African slavesWisely the book has not focused on the mi


  3. Haseeb Haseeb says:

    PDF/EPUB Sylviane A. Diouf õ Servants of Allah: African Muslims Enslaved in the õ servants free, allah: kindle, african free, muslims ebok, enslaved book, americas ebok, Servants of mobile, Allah: African ebok, Allah: African Muslims Enslaved ebok, of Allah: African epub, of Allah: African Muslims Enslaved kindle, Servants of Allah: African Muslims Enslaved in the Americas PDFI would have given this book five stars if it wasn't for the strong opinion the author had about another excellent book on the subject Diouf says in this book that DisForming the America


  4. Umar A. Hassan Umar A. Hassan says:

    PDF/EPUB Sylviane A. Diouf õ Servants of Allah: African Muslims Enslaved in the õ servants free, allah: kindle, african free, muslims ebok, enslaved book, americas ebok, Servants of mobile, Allah: African ebok, Allah: African Muslims Enslaved ebok, of Allah: African epub, of Allah: African Muslims Enslaved kindle, Servants of Allah: African Muslims Enslaved in the Americas PDFI have researched this area at least the Americas side of the euation and published a chapter in another work that dealt with many of the themes so well developed and presented here Diouf has completed the circle She demonstrates convincingly that the source areas and other determining factors of the slave trade resulted in significant numbers of Muslims entering the Americas The impact still resounds today If you're wondering why Islam is viewed as militancy in this nation of ours Diouf presents good background that should convince the most doubtful that its origins reuired it I am thankful that she had the resources and the intelligence to present cogent arguments about who came here why and it is only for us to complete the scenario by acknowledging that Muslims in America are heirs to a great and vital history of resistance to oppression


  5. Javed A. Mohammed Javed A. Mohammed says:

    PDF/EPUB Sylviane A. Diouf õ Servants of Allah: African Muslims Enslaved in the õ servants free, allah: kindle, african free, muslims ebok, enslaved book, americas ebok, Servants of mobile, Allah: African ebok, Allah: African Muslims Enslaved ebok, of Allah: African epub, of Allah: African Muslims Enslaved kindle, Servants of Allah: African Muslims Enslaved in the Americas PDFServants of Allah by Sylviane Diouf contains a rich history of Islam in America This adds a new dimension to the areas which have already been covered about the history of slavery in America It covers what Muslims did to uphold the religion especially the 5 Pillars It gives good food for thought for Muslims in particular and for that matter any minority of what things to be aware of in preserving identity beliefs and values Obviously there's a big difference in being brought in under captivity versus coming on your own free will but some of the pressures to conform can be the same Well worth the read


  6. j.j. j.j. says:

    PDF/EPUB Sylviane A. Diouf õ Servants of Allah: African Muslims Enslaved in the õ servants free, allah: kindle, african free, muslims ebok, enslaved book, americas ebok, Servants of mobile, Allah: African ebok, Allah: African Muslims Enslaved ebok, of Allah: African epub, of Allah: African Muslims Enslaved kindle, Servants of Allah: African Muslims Enslaved in the Americas PDFGreat read I read it on the beach and I was transported back in time and I felt like the characters in the book came alive and I felt like I was reading about my great grandfathers and I realised how important it is for us to preserve this heritage and to keep the memory of those who suffered through the slavery days alive Slavery is a holocaust which we are being made to forget So this book is an important resource in establishing chronicles and records and preserving the truth about what occurred There is a lot of background knowledge included in this book Very highly recommended


  7. Mr T Mr T says:

    PDF/EPUB Sylviane A. Diouf õ Servants of Allah: African Muslims Enslaved in the õ servants free, allah: kindle, african free, muslims ebok, enslaved book, americas ebok, Servants of mobile, Allah: African ebok, Allah: African Muslims Enslaved ebok, of Allah: African epub, of Allah: African Muslims Enslaved kindle, Servants of Allah: African Muslims Enslaved in the Americas PDFAll to familiar with the Arab history the ottoman history and never was enlightened in the history of Islam in west Africa and Africa Half way through this book and I'm in awe of the resilience of the Muslims that took Islam with them as captured slaves to the Americas and the Caribbean's The scholars practising their faith after facing humiliation The best eye opener was realising how far back Islam went in west Africa and how much scholarly work and madrasahs were established Looking forward to finishing this amazing piece


  8. Sana Essid Sana Essid says:

    PDF/EPUB Sylviane A. Diouf õ Servants of Allah: African Muslims Enslaved in the õ servants free, allah: kindle, african free, muslims ebok, enslaved book, americas ebok, Servants of mobile, Allah: African ebok, Allah: African Muslims Enslaved ebok, of Allah: African epub, of Allah: African Muslims Enslaved kindle, Servants of Allah: African Muslims Enslaved in the Americas PDFvery well researched and gives a lot of insight into this slavery world


  9. MattB MattB says:

    PDF/EPUB Sylviane A. Diouf õ Servants of Allah: African Muslims Enslaved in the õ servants free, allah: kindle, african free, muslims ebok, enslaved book, americas ebok, Servants of mobile, Allah: African ebok, Allah: African Muslims Enslaved ebok, of Allah: African epub, of Allah: African Muslims Enslaved kindle, Servants of Allah: African Muslims Enslaved in the Americas PDFFirst off I just wanna say that this is just my opinion and my review should obviously not be the final judgementAnyhow the author is a VERY good writer I like the way she writers and not only that she backs up everything she states with sources What I like about this book is that it showed African Muslims enslaved were among the most rebellious fearless witty and had a code of honor to them I liked the rebellion part as I found out things I never knew especially in Bahia Brazil And I also liked how it was explained in great details how the Muslim slaves would preserve their faith even under hellish conditions If you want to learn about Muslim life during enslavement ESPECIALLY in Brazil then this book is for youHowever I expected I wanted to learn MORE about how African Muslims influenced the culture of Diasporan Blacks because we hear about t


  10. Kamal M. Kamal M. says:

    PDF/EPUB Sylviane A. Diouf õ Servants of Allah: African Muslims Enslaved in the õ servants free, allah: kindle, african free, muslims ebok, enslaved book, americas ebok, Servants of mobile, Allah: African ebok, Allah: African Muslims Enslaved ebok, of Allah: African epub, of Allah: African Muslims Enslaved kindle, Servants of Allah: African Muslims Enslaved in the Americas PDFI had surface knowledge about Islam's influence among slaves The closest thing I was exposed to was watching Roots and how the series showed African slaves calling onto Allah and using other Islamic references After reading this book it became an introductory towards a wider realm of Islam in America for myself It even allowed me to develop an immense interest in reading and researching the history of Islam in America pre transatlantic and early African American Muslim movements NOI Moorish Scienceetc This is a book that open the door for in that subject and it's definitely a great resource for anyone Especially African Americans who are try


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