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Author M'bayo, Tamba, 1956- author
Title Muslim interpreters in colonial Senegal, 1850-1920 : mediations of knowledge and power in the lower and middle Senegal River Valley / Tamba M'bayo
Imprint Lanham ; Boulder ; New York ; London : Lexington Books, [2016]
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 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  DT549.63.F8 M118 2016    AVAILABLE    30530001318989
Descript xxvii, 205 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 185-195) and index
Introduction: African interpreters in colonial Senegal -- Interpreter family biographies: biography as history -- Inconspicuous interpreters -- The creation of an indigenous interpreter corps in Saint Louis -- French expansion, commerce, and conquest, 1850s-1880s -- The Mauritanian challenge: "Pacification" and African mediators
Link Online version: M'bayo, Tamba, 1956- author. Muslim interpreters in colonial Senegal, 1850-1920 Lanham, MD : Lexington Books, 2016 9781498509992 (DLC) 2016018712
Subject Translators -- Senegal -- History -- 19th century
Translators -- Senegal -- History -- 20th century
Translating and interpreting -- Social aspects -- Senegal
Muslims -- Senegal
Senegal -- Foreign relations -- France
France -- Foreign relations -- Senegal
Senegal -- History -- 19th century
Senegal -- History -- 20th century
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