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1. Taʾrīkh Dawrā.

MS: Niamey, 32.

2. Taʾsīs salṭanat Dawrā.

MS: Niamey, 1216, 1521 (Taʾrīkh Dawrā wa-taʾsīsihā).

3. Tadhkira li’l-nisyān.

MS: Jos, 190 (inc.).

4. “Story of the Wanderings of the Habe Kings of Daura from their eviction by the Fillani to their Restoration by the British Government”, see SM, iii, 139-41.

5. Daura King-list.

MS: Kaduna (NA), O/AR10/4.

6. History of Daura.

MS: Kaduna (NA), G/AR32/1.

On Daura, see M.G. Smith, The Affairs of Daura, Berkeley: University of California Press, c. 1978.

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“Daura”, in: Arabic Literature of Africa Online, General Editor John O. Hunwick, R.S. O’Fahey. Consulted online on 02 March 2024 <>
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