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Title:The Juhaina Arabs of Chad
Author:Thomas (Jr), F.C.
Year:1959
Periodical:Middle East Journal
Volume:13
Issue:2
Pages:143-155
Language:English
Geographic term:Chad
Subjects:Arabs
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Link:http://search.proquest.com/pao/docview/1290730644
Abstract:The freat majority of the Arab population of Chad belongs to tribes which arrived there by way of the Nile and the Sudan. The first Arabs to arrive from Egypt in any great numbers were those known as the Juhaina or the descendants of 'Abdallah al Juhani'. The present article deals with their history, geographical milieu and the aspects of their political system. Genealogical chart; map showing the distribution of the Juhaina tribes facing p. 129.
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