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Table of Contents of The Bamana Empire by the Niger: Kingdom, Jihad, and Colonization, 1712-1920

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Chapter 1: The Bamana Fanga of Segu
Chapter 2: Al-Hajj ‘Umar and the Occupation of Segu
Chapter 3: The Bamana: A Polity in Transition
Chapter 4: The Intrigues of the French
Chapter 5: The Defeat of the ‘Umarians
Chapter 6: The Bamana War Against the French
Chapter 7: Bamana Response to Early French Colonialism
Chapter 8: Conclusion
Appendix A: Chronology
Appendix B: Bamana Famaw
Appendix C: Glossary of Bamana Terms
Appendix D: Glossary of Arabic Terms
Appendix E: Glossary of French Terms
Appendix F: Glossary of Fula Term