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The Resource Mediterraneans : North Africa and Europe in an Age of Migration, c. 1800-1900

Mediterraneans : North Africa and Europe in an Age of Migration, c. 1800-1900

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Mediterraneans : North Africa and Europe in an Age of Migration, c. 1800-1900
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Mediterraneans
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North Africa and Europe in an Age of Migration, c. 1800-1900
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eng
Summary
Today labor migrants mostly move south to north across the Mediterranean. Yet in the nineteenth century thousands of Europeans and others moved south to North Africa, Egypt, and the Levant. This study of a dynamic borderland, the Tunis region, offers the fullest picture to date of the Mediterranean before, and during, French colonialism. In a vibrant examination of people in motion, Julia A. Clancy-Smith tells the story of countless migrants, travelers, and adventurers who traversed the Mediterranean, changing it forever. Who were they? Why did they leave home? What awaited them in North Afric
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non fiction
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Mediterraneans : North Africa and Europe in an Age of Migration, c. 1800-1900
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Mediterraneans : North Africa and Europe in an Age of Migration, c. 1800-1900
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1525/j.ctt1pnxk1
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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text
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rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Halftitle; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Note on Transliteration; Introduction: Peoplings; 1. Arrival: Tunis the "Well-Protected"; 2. Detours: Migrations in a Mobile World; 3. Making a Living: Domestic Service and Other Forms of Employment; 4. Making a Living: Petty Commerce, Places of Sociability, and the Down-and-Out; 5. Making a Living: The Sea, Contraband, and Other Illicit Activities; 6. From Protection to Protectorate: Justice, Order, and Legal Pluralism; 7. Muslim Princes and Trans-Mediterranean Missionaries
  • 8. Where Elites Meet: Households, Harim Visits, and Sea Bathing9. Khayr al-Din al-Tunisi and a Mediterranean Community of Thought; Epilogue: Fetched Up on the Maghrib's Shores; Notes; Glossary; Select Bibliography; Index
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1 online resource (918 pages)
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online
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9780520947740
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rdamedia
Media type code
c
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remote

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