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Aḥmad b. Muḥammad al-Sharīf b. Muḥammad b. ʿAlī
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Abū ’l-ʿAbbās, al-Sanūsī al-Khaṭṭābī al-Ḥasanī, known as Aḥmad al-Sharīf al-Sanūsī, b. 1284/1867-68, d. 1351/1933.

Sources

Fih. Fah., i, 207-8; GAL S II, 884; Aʿlām, i, 135; Kaḥḥāla, i, 24; Evans Pritchard (1949), passim; Orhan Koloğlu, “Aḥmad al-Sharīf al-Sanūsī 1924-1931 wafqan li-wathāʾiq wizārat al-khārijiyya al-barīṭāniyya”, Majallat al-watḥāʾiq wa ’l-makhṭūṭāt, Markaz dirāsat jihād al-lībiyyīn ḍidd al-ghazw al-iṭālī, ii, 2, 1987, 55-90; Triaud, thesis (1991), passim.

Biography

Grandson of the founder of the Sanūsiyya…

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“Aḥmad b. Muḥammad al-Sharīf b. Muḥammad b. ʿAlī”, in: Arabic Literature of Africa Online, General Editor John O. Hunwick, R.S. O’Fahey. Consulted online on 25 October 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2405-4453_alao_COM_ALA_10007_1_2>
First published online: 2016



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