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Hamdan ben Othman Khodja was an Algerian dignitary and scholar. Here Khodja describes how the Janissaries took over the government and how they decided of the new Dey regardless of his competencies. Unfortunately the future tells us that he was mistaken and colonialism had stronger arguments. In the first part, Hamdan Khodja describes the different populations living in the Regency.
But Hamdan says the population amounted to 10 million people who, he says, have the right to be free in their own country. A major part of the second part was dedicated to the French behaviour in Algeria. You are commenting using your WordPress.
Instead, the Turks relied on the Jews whom they appointed at many important positions. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: He depicts the Kabyles and the Arabs who live on the mountains and plains respectively as simple people, brave and war-lovers. Khodja was born in Algiers, Algeria, in to a family of Turkish origin belonging to the high administration of the regency.
Le Miroir: Aperçu Historique et Statistique sur la Régence d’Alger by Hamdan Khodja
One Night with You film. And I feel he did wonderfully well in this regard. By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use. They noticed that both the Kabyles and Arabs had a sort of adoration for their Maraboutsso they honoured them and gave them money.
Which brings me to an important point: They also respected and protected the Kabyle and Arab shrines. Email required Address never made public. Stagnation on our side and movement on theirs.
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Learn how your comment data is processed. Even when Muslim states conquered other countries, it was never because they felt they were superior. To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: He mentioned the several Deys who got appointed then assassinated by the Janissaries.
Last, I disagree when you say the white Europeans are the only to blame for what happened to the Native Americans. Algiers attacked by the French marine, 29 June – Theodore Gudin. This last point was very important as it hit the religious side. When he became a victim of the French conquest ofhe sent a petition to King Louis Philippe to complain about the atrocities committed against him by the French Army.
At the beginning I was thinking it was a way to trick them by recalling the best in their civilisation, but the more I read and the more I became convinced that he really believed the French would act as honourable men. He also blames Dey Hussein because he had appointed this useless man, the hzmdan man in the right place as the saying goes.
But while stating these differences, Khodja insists that hkodja are united within the Regency. I had the same reaction. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. This reminds me of how the French gave importance to some Marabouts and zawiyasand also how the Algerian government is doing the same today.
He talked of the massacres perpetrated by the French army in several places in Algeria and he gave the example of Blida.
It tells us how our forbears were…honorable, and brave people.
Biography Khodja was born in Algiers, Algeria, in to a family of Turkish origin belonging to the high administration of the regency.