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Mahommed, 203
Mahommed-ben-Abd'Allah, 184
Mahommed-ben-Snoussi, 203
Mahommedanism in Barbary,

70; spiritual leaders of, 201
Mahonese, 52
Mahourim, 63
Maillot, 155
Maison Blanche, 128
Maison Carree, 127



Malta, knights of, 34
Maltese, 13, 14, 29, 52
Malti, 216
Mansoura, 147
Marabout, 198

candles, 108

of Tougourt, 183

, Grand, of M'Sila, 185

, , of Tougourt, 183

Marine, Alg-erian, 76

, Rue de la, 28

Turkish Minister of, 29,



75

Markets in Algiers, 14, 54; fish,
33 ; Tizi Ouzou, 133 : Tougourt,
181

Marriage among Touareg, 239
et seq.

Marriage among Arabs, 224

Marnier, Commandant, 184

Marseilles, 10, 23, 36

Mathan of Tyre, 65

Matifou, Cape, 24

Mauretania, 63, 66

Mecca, 18

Mechouar, 148

Mechoui, 224

Medea, 117; college, 58; dili-
gence, IO9, 112

Medersa in Algiers, 58

Mediterranean, 9

Megarine, battle of, 184

Mehara, 235

Mekarra river, 146

Mesple, M. Armand, 38

Metlili, 48

Mezr'anna, 73, 74

M'hentich, 179

Mica in the Sahara, 172

Michelet, 135

, Rue, 38, 101

Militia, Invincible, 43, 75, 76,

84, 85
Millerand, President, 50; visits

Algiers, 91 et seq.
Minepthah, 63
Mirabeau, 130
Mitidja, 9, 40, 102, 127
Mokranis, 156
Monkeys in Atlas Mountains,

114

Monument to African Dead, 25
Morbihan, 62

Moors, 63 ; origin of name, 63
Mores, Marquis of, 229



260



INDEX



Moroccans, 37

Morocco, 47, 64, 78, 150, 253

Moslems, 18

Mosque, El Djedid, 27

, El Kebir, 28

in Constantine, 137

in Tlemcen, 148

Mostanagem, college in, 58
Mouchi-Degla, 179
Moulai-Saah, 205
Mouzaia, 1 1 1

Mourning in Touat, 220

Mozabite peril, 49

Mozabites, 17, 25, 47

M'tima, 179

Muezzin, 27, 201

Mussulmans, 17

Mustapha Superieur, 24, 38, 101

M'Zab, 17, 120

NAPOLEON I. and Algiers, 77

Napoleon III., 10, 201

Natives in Algeria, legal posi-
tion, 49; naturalisation, 50
education, 57

Navy of pirate Algiers, 76

Navy, French, in Algiers, 52

Nefi, 210

Negresses, 19, 162

Neo-Mauresque Architecture, 37

Niger river, 217

Nineteenth Army Corps, 51

Nineteenth Dynasty, 63

Nirokba, 215

Nobles, Touareg, 231

Nomad Arabs, 221

Notre Dame d'Afrique, 21, 23

Notre Dame de la Garde, 23

Nuit, Rue de, 12

Numidia, 66

Numidians, 10, 63 ; cavalry, 65

OASES, 163, 178

Oasis, what is an, 163

Oda-bashi, 76

Odjak, 75

Officers' Club in Algiers, 75

Okba-ben-Mafa, Sidi, invades

Barbary, 69 ; builds Kairouan,

70; killed, 70; tomb, 168
Old Algiers, n et seq.
Old Biskra, 166

Opera House in Algiers, 34, 35, 55
Oran, 19; schools, 57, 58 ; pirates,

72, 73 ; captured by Spain, 73 ;

description, 144 et seq.



Ottoman Porte, 75
Ouahbite Abadites, 47
Ouargla, 179, 213, 229
Ouarsenis, in
Oudjda, 150
Oued-el-Kebir, 106, in
Oued Rhir, 179
Oued-Smar, 128
Oukil-el-Hardj, 29
Oukhilhardji, 76
Ouled, 118

Nails, 19, 118, 119, 165

Sidi Sheikh, 48

Oumache, 174, 189, 196
Ourida, no

Our Lady of Mercy, Order of, 82
Ousfane, 218

PANNONIA, 67
Parthian Cavalry, 67
Pasha, 74
Pefion, 29

de Argel, 73

Peyronnet, Captain Raymond,

on Kabyle population, 125 ; on
future of Algeria, 249 et seq.

Pharaoh, 63

Philippeville, 56, 137; college
in, 58; Carthaginian Colony,

65

Phoenicians, 63, 64
Piracy in Algiers, 83 et seq.
Pirates, 11, 83 et seq.

Barbary, 72 ; Oran, 73



Pirate Town, u

Place du Gouvernement, 27, 28,

33
Population of Algiers under the

Pashas, 43 ; to-day, 50
Population of the Berbers, 125
Population, Constantine, 139

, Oran, 145

Portes-de-Fer, 155

Ports, Algiers, 56 ; other, 56

Preset of Constantine, 186

President, French, in Algiers, 93

Proconsul, 66

Proportion between native and

European population, 249

RABAT, 72

Railways, Algerian, 143
Railway journey to Biskra, 153
Railway to Tunis, 141
Rainfall, 52, 152, 253



INDEX



261



Rain in Algiers, 50

Rain in the Atlas Mountains, 116

Rain in the Sahara, 151, 177, 188

Rameses, 63

Ranks in the Invincible Militia,
76

Reception of the Governor-
General in Tolga, 189 et seq.

Redemptorist Orders, 82

Regency of Algiers, 74 et seq.

Reghaia, 129

Regnard, poet and slave, 34

Rhar, 179

Roberts, Chas. G. D., 117

Romans in North Africa, 66, 159

Ronciere, M. Ch. de la, 225

Rouiba, 128

Royigo, Rue, 25

Ruisseau des Singes, 113; Hotel
du, 113

Rummel river, 136 et seq.

Rusicade, 138

Rus-Cuar, 65

SAHARA, 162; climate, 209;
dunes, 209 ; flora and fauna,
210; water in, 211; theory of,
as a dry sea-bed, 211; how
sand is formed, 212; caravan
route to the Soudan, 212 et
seq.; inhabitants, 218; early
intercourse with Europe, 225 ;
the Citroen Mission in, 226

Sahel Hills, 25, 38, 40, 127

Sacred Wood, 109

Sale, 72

Samene river, 214

Saoura, 179

Sanson Napollon, 83 et seq.

Sardinia, 67

Sarrasins, Rue des, 12

Saurin, M., 252

Savignac, Sire de, 34

Saye, 216

Sbahihis, 75

Schoolboys, Kabyle, 132

Schools in Algeria, 57

Sebaou river, 130, 133

Sebka of M'Zab, 48

Secretaries of State, 75, 84

Segokhaaes, 244

Senate, 10

Senegalese, 31, 91

Senhadja, 74

Sennoussi, 203



Setif, 156; college in, 58

Seventeenth Dynasty, 63

Shaoush, 76

Sheikh of a confraternity, 207

Sheikh Ben Djellas, 234

Shereef, 198

Sheurfa, 198

Sicilians, 22, 29

Sicily, 30

Sidi Ahmed ben Yousef, 105

Bel Abbes, 146 ; college, 58

bou Medine, 149

Ferruch, 78

Madani, 113

Mahommed-ben-Aissa, 205

Okba, 168

Yakoub, 109

Sidon, 64
Sionah, 205
Siroccos in Algiers, 59
Sitifis, 156

Slaves in Algiers, 80 et seq.

Social life in Algiers, 55

Soap, Hill of, 24, 34, 37

Songhay Empire, 217

Souca, 65

Souf, 179, 212

Souk, 245

Souk Ahras, 143

Sous-Prefet of Constantine, 187

Souss, 70

Societ6 de Geographic d'Alger,

38

Spahis, 36, 67, 93
Spain, 30

Spaniards, 13, 29, 52, 250
Spanish Moors, no
Square de la Republique, 34, 99
St Augustine, 143
St Eugene, 34
St Louis, 72
St Sophia, 46
Stamboul, 13
Steeg, M., 51
Stofla, 73

Storks in Algeria, 128, 138
Street Arabs, 95, 96
Sultan Kalassi, 25, 89, go
Summer Palace, 39, 93, 94
Superstitions of Arabs, 225
Superstitions of Touareg, 242

TABALBALET, 214
Tabarka, 66
Tailors Street, 16



262



INDEX



Taitog, 247

Takammist, 245

Takarbast, 245

Tala, 184

Tanezrouft, 227

Tangiers, 65, 66

Tar, 16

Targa, 230

Targui, 230, 236

Tarik-Ibn-Ziad, 70

Tassili des Adjer, 59

Tazia, 236

Teboul, 16

Tell, 151 et passim.

Temassine, 213

Thaddert, 124

Thagaste, 143

Theatre, Municipal, 34

Thieves' Bazaar, 21

Thracian horsemen, 67

Tidikelt, 179, 219, 235

Tidjania, 206, 213

Tiedjelmoust, 245

Tifinar, 245

Tiharet, 47

Timassanine, 214

Timbuctoo, 217

Timdje, 216

Timgad, 67, 159

Tirugue, 216

Tingis, 65

Tingitanian Mauretania, 66

Tiousse, 231

Tiout, 207

Tirailleurs Indigenes, 18, 21, 91

Tit, battle of, 230

Tizi Ouzou, 130 et seq.

Tlemcen, women of, 45 ; college,
58, description, 147 et seq.

Tobol, 233

Toddy, 178'

Tolga, 189 et seq.

Tomboctou, Rue de, 12

Touareg. Intercourse with ex-
plorers, 228 ; conquest of, 230 ;
name, 230; manners and
customs, 231; tribes, 232;
tobol, amr'ar and amenokal,
233; trading-, 234; weapons,
235; women, 237; marriage,
239 ; superstitions, 243 ; dress,
245 ; the veil, 246

Touat, 218, 235

Tougourt, 1 80 et seq., 212

Touffik, 124



Trajan's Arch, Timgad, 159
Tramcars in Algiers, 28
Transatlantic liners, 31, 109
Transport in the Sahara, 175
Trans Saharan Railway, 226, 254
Tribute to Algiers from Euro-
pean nations, 76, 77
Tunis, 16, 65 ; French expedi-
tions against, 72, 73
Tunisia, Phoenician colonies,
65 ; Roman ruins, 66 ; a Roman
province, 66 ; Arabs invade,
69 ; French Protectorate, 78
Turcos, 1 8
Tusca, 66
Tyre, 64

UNIVERSITY of Algiers, 38, 58

VAMPIRES, 242
Vandals, 10, 68, 69
Viceroy of Algiers, 75
Victoire, Rue dS la, 21, 22
, Boulevard, 21



Voirol, Colonne, 39
, General, 39

WATCHERS of the Air, 187

Weavers, desert, 181

Well, artesian, in Tougt>urt, 182

White City of Algiers, 26

Wild boars in Algeria, 141

Winter Palace, 26

Women, dress of, in Algiers, 44;

among Touareg, 246 ; position

of, among Kabyles, 124;

among nomad Arabs, 224 ;

among Touareg, 236 et seq.

XlMENES, Cardinal, 73

YAKOUB, 47

Young Algerian Party, 50

Yoldash, 76

ZAB, 47, 168

Zaccar, in

Zekat, 244

Zenetes, 47

Ziban, 168

Zigomar, 114

Zmala, Zmali, 198

Zmoul, 198

Zouaves, 21, 36, 91, 112

Zousfana, 179



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