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Muḥammad al-Amīn b. Muḥammad Ninka al-Kānemī
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b. 1189/1775-6, d. 1253/1837.


Denham & Clapperton (1828), i, 212 ff.; F.W. H. Migeod, Through Nigeria to Lake Chad, London, 1924, 172-4; Documents Scientifiques de la Mission Tilho, Paris, 1913, ii, 358-66; A.A. Boahen, Britain, the Sahara and the Western Sudan, 1788-1861, Oxford University Press, 1964, 60-2, et passim; Brenner (1973), (1979), 27-66; R. Cohen & L. Brenner, “Bornu in the nineteenth century”, in J.F.A. Ajayi & M. Crowder, History of West Africa, 3rd edn., London: Longman, 1987, ii, 132-73; EI (2), iv, 541-2; ms. Ib…

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“Muḥammad al-Amīn b. Muḥammad Ninka al-Kānemī”, in: Arabic Literature of Africa Online, General Editor John O. Hunwick, R.S. O’Fahey. Consulted online on 15 September 2019 <>
First published online: 2016

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