South Africa: an Ottoman colony?

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Cornelissen Aydemir, Marloes;
  • Publisher: Institute for Turkish Studies
  • Subject: H Social Sciences (General) | D History (General) | DT Africa

The relations between the Ottoman Empire and Muslims in South Africa started with the religious mission of scholar Ebubekir Efendi to the Cape of Good Hope in 1862. This mission can be understood as an early example of Pan-Islamism as a political ideology, as it is a pr... View more
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