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Muḥammad b. Muḥammad b. ʿAbd al-Raḥmān al-Fāḥī
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Biography

Said to have been a contemporary of Sh. Muḥammad al-Amīn al-Kānemī. Fahi is a town near Mao in Kanem, and was home to Muḥammad Ninka, father of Muḥammad al-Amīn al-Kānemī.

Works

1. R. ilā kubarāʾ arḍ Kānem.

MSS: Ibadan (CAD), 264 (copy in Kaduna (AH), 1/1/7); Ibadan (UL), Bornu, 26; Zaria, 4/96, Smith, 1/26.

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“Muḥammad b. Muḥammad b. ʿAbd al-Raḥmān al-Fāḥī”, in: Arabic Literature of Africa Online, General Editor John O. Hunwick, R.S. O’Fahey. Consulted online on 21 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2405-4453_alao_COM_ALA_20010_2_3>
First published online: 2016



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