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the blue people

by Karl-G Prasse

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Published by Museum Tusculanum Press, University of Copenhagen in Copenhagen .
Written in English

  • Tuaregs -- History.,
  • Tuaregs -- Social life and customs.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 81-83).

    Other titlesBlue people
    StatementKarl-G. Prasse.
    LC ClassificationsDT346.T7 P73 1995
    The Physical Object
    Pagination85 p., [35] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages85
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL900915M
    ISBN 108772893133
    LC Control Number95193265

      The 5 th century Greek historian Herodotus recorded that during his time, the region of southern Libya was inhabited by a tribe known as the Garamantes. It has been speculated that these were the ancient people from whom the Tuaregs could trace their ancestry. According to Tuareg folklore, their tribe’s origins can be traced back to the legendary Queen Tin Hinan and her servant Takamet Author: Dhwty. As this book goes to print, the BBC is reporting an attack on a luxury tourist resort in Mali by Tuareg and Islamists militants. A very short while back, in , in fact, the rebellion in the North came within a whisker of seizing Mali.

    Tuareg. Book. The noble inmouchar Gazel Sayah, is the master of a large extension of the desert. One day, two fugitives arrive from the north and Gazel, following his ancient and sacred hospitality laws, gives them shelter. However, Gazel doesn't realise that his act of . It’s notoriously difficult to count nomads, so we cannot know precisely how many Tuareg live in Mali, or anywhere for that matter. The CIA World Factbook estimates that the “Tuareg and Moor” account for 10 percent of Mali’s population. The Malian government doesn’t collect statistics on its citizens’ ethnic affiliations, but it does sometimes ask what languages they speak.

    Tuareg definition, a Berber or Hamitic-speaking member of the Muslim nomads of the Sahara. See more.   Tuaregs live primarily in Niger, Mali, Algeria and Libya, with diasporas in many surrounding countries. Like most of the people in the northern third of the African continent, the Tuareg people adopted Islam over the past few centuries. Because they are Muslim and herd camels, many Americans and Europeans have confused them with Arabs.

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The book describes the social conditions, culture and daily life of the Tuaregs, as well as their history with a special reference to the period after the independence of Niger and Mali in As a minority in these two countries, the Tuaregs have come into a difficult situation and today they are in heavy troubles.

Since independence inthe Tuaregs have been ignored constantly by the 3/5(1). The Tuareg inhabit the Saharan regions of North Africa - Niger, Mali, Libya, Algeria and Burkina Faso.

Tuareg is an Arabic term meaning abandoned by call themselves Imohag, translated as free one knows the true origin of the Tuareg, where they came from or when they arrived in the dly of Berber descent, the language of the Tuareg is Tamachek, with their own script.

Get this from a library. Tuaregs. [Ann Carey Sabbah] -- Details the history, life, traditions, and culture of the Tuareg people of the deserts of northern Africa.

The original indigenous Berbers were the North African ancestors of the present day dark-brown peoples of the Sahara and the Sahel, mainly those called Fulani, Tugareg, Zenagha of Southern Morocco, Kunta and Tebbu of the Sahel countries, as well a.

The Tuareg Diaspora. These nomadic Berbers have for centuries led a pastoral lifestyle in the Sahara Desert. The Tuareg diaspora, with a total population of around 2 million, is spread across Saharan Africa in such places as southeastern Algeria, Niger, southwestern Libya, northern Burkina Faso, northern Nigeria, and easily move across borders leading a semi-nomadic : Rolando Y.

Wee. Tuaregs - Slightly Imperfect () What would you like to know about this product. Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next : Title: Tuareg Author: Alberto Vasquez Figueroa What the blurb says: "Tuareg is a classic epic and at the same time a beautiful rendition to one of the most singular cultures in the Tuaregs are the true sons of the desert.

They can survive in the harshest of conditions like nobody else. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Previous edition: i.e 1st ed. London: Allen Lane, Description: xxviii, pages, 16 unnumbered.

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Info/Buy. Desert J M G Le Clezio. Conflict Resolution. His recent book published by Lynne Rienner is entitled Civil Wars in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Scholars have advanced the idea of environmental scarcity to explain the Tuaregs' rebellions in West Africa.

However, most governments in the Sahel tend to view the Tuaregs' rebellions as acts of terrorism so. The Tuaregs traditionally maintained a feudal system consisting of a small number of noble families, a large majority of vassals, and a lower class of black non-Tuareg serfs, who performed the agricultural tasks.

The upper classes, organized in tribes, convoyed caravans and, until subdued by France, were feared as raiders. Buy Tuareg Translation by Alberto Vazquez-Figueroa (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(12). Hitherto studies of the Tuaregs have concentrated on the nomads of the north to the neglect of their southern brethren of Mali and Niger who have contributed most to the spread of Islamic culture and institutions.

Their share in the foundation of towns like Timbuctoo, in the transmission of ideas particularly from Mamluk Egypt, their mystic lodges and their scholars played a key role in the.

Some are moral tales ending in a proverb. You won't want to miss the surprise endings, characteristic of the Tuaregs' unique sense of wit and humor. The book is an excellent addition to any Tuareg literature collection, and is suitable for children, as well. The first few pages of the book may be previewed online, and the book may be purchased.

The Tuareg in Libya are descended from the Kel Ahagger in Algeria – a small tribe who emigrated there during the conflicts between the arabs and Tuaregs in the 16th C and the they are not the most important tribes as you claim. You can refer to the book by Jeremy Keenan - The Tuareg Kel Ahaggar.

Good luck. Mohamed Ahnou. Reply DeleteAuthor: Kwekudee. Tuareg This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering.

The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged. This book has clearly been well maintained and looked after thus far. Money back guarantee if. The Tuareg are an Islamic African people. They are classified as seminomadic, meaning that they travel with their herds on a seasonal basis but also have a home area where they grow some food crops.

The Tuareg are best known for the men's practice of veiling their faces with a blue cloth dyed with indigo.ASPHALT TUAREGS. likes. ROCK HARDI Épisode 41 (Août ) Asphalt Tuaregs n'est autre que le groupe de François Lebas, ex-Backsliders (Le Havre années 90) et Followers: The collapse of the Qaddafi regime in Libya () revived Mali's Tuareg rebels when Tuaregs who had fought in Qaddafi's army returned to Mali.

Following the coup in Mali, Tuareg and Islamist rebels seized control of much of N Mali, but Islamists subsequently marginalized non-Islamist Tuaregs, and then French-led forces reestablished (