September, October and November 2013 Academic & Specialist Children's & Young Adult

The Compassionate Warrior: Abd el-Kader of Algeria Elsa Marston, foreword by Barbara Petzon

The Compassionate Warrior: Abd el-Kader of Algeria
Elsa Marston, foreword by Barbara Petzon


Paperback (Trade paperback US) | Oct 2013 | World Wisdom | 9781937786106 | 184pp | 228x155mm | GEN | AUD$29.99, NZD$34.99
For "the compassionate warrior," Abd el-Kader (1808-1883), they were among his most recognizable traits. A brilliant military strategist, superb horseman, Arab statesman, and philosopher, Abd el-Kader was widely praised for his commitment to the safety of innocent people during his armed resistance to the French conquest of Algeria.