Sacred law in the Holy City : the Khedival challenge to the Ottomans as seen from Jerusalem, 1829-1841 / by Judith Mendelsohn Rood.
Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2004.
xii, 262 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm.
Ottoman Empire and its heritage ; v. 32.
Formatted Contents Note
Jerusalem, The Shari'a, and the fundaments of Ottoman provincial government The invasion of Jerusalem : 1831 The establishment of Khedival rule The rebellion : summer 1834 A study in the application of law in Jerusalem under Khedival rule The sultan and the Khedive Note on the Islamic Court records as a source.
Originally presented as the author's thesis (doctoral)--University of Chicago, 1993.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -246) and index.