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For God or Empire: Sayyid Fadl and the Indian Ocean World

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For God or Empire: Sayyid Fadl and the Indian Ocean World - Jacob, Wilson Chacko
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Sayyid Fadl, a descendant of the Prophet Muhammad, led a unique life--one that spanned much of the nineteenth century and connected India, Arabia, and the Ottoman Empire. For God or Empire tells his story, part biography and part global history, as his life and legacy afford a singular view on historical shifts of power and sovereignty, religion and politics. Wilson Chacko Jacob recasts the genealogy of modern sovereignty through the encounter between Islam and empire-states in the Indian Ocean world. Fadl's travels in ...

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For God or Empire: Sayyid Fadl and the Indian Ocean World 2019, Stanford University Press

ISBN-13: 9781503609631

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For God or Empire: Sayyid Fadl and the Indian Ocean World 2019, Stanford University Press

ISBN-13: 9780804793186

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