About the Author
A writer specialized in African affairs and the history of people of African descent, SYLVIANE A. DIOUF has written extensively for
international publications and scholarly journals.
She holds a Doctorate in Human Sciences from the University of Paris
7 Denis Diderot. After having resided in various countries in Africa and
Europe, she now lives in New York.
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Book title: Servants of Allah: African Muslims Enslaved in the Americas.
Contributors: Sylviane A. Diouf - Author.
Publisher: New York University Press.
Place of publication: New York.
Publication year: 1998.
Page number: 254.
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