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Title:Sayed Abd El Rahman Al Mahdi: a pictorial biography
Authors:Thomas, GrahamISNI
Thomas, Ismay
Year:1986
Language:English
City of publisher:Great Britain
Publisher:Lama
ISBN:0951180916
Geographic term:Sudan
Subjects:Mahdis
pictorial works (form)
biographies (form)
About person:Sayyid Abd al-Rahman al- Mahdi (1885-1959)ISNI
Abstract:This is a pictorial biography of Imam Sayed Abdel Rahman al Mahdi (1885-1959), son of The Mahdi, who united the people of the Sudan in the 19th century. It portrays the story of a man whose life spanned a period of the history of Sudan from subjugation to independence. His life paralleled that of his country, for he had emerged from dire circumstances and surveillance to being a leader of his people, both religiously and politically, as well as receiving international recognition as a respected statesman.
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