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Арабские источники о народах России в Средние века и Новое время (Арабская историография в Египте и Сирии в XIII - XVIII вв.)

С. 217-231.
As a result of the Russian-Turkish wars of the last third of the XVIII century many Russian slaves were brought to Egypt. According to the French sources, by 1786 about a quarter of total of the military slaves imported into the country were Russians. Many of them were a part of military-political elite of Egypt - the Mamluks. The chapter represents the review of the Arab sources lighting history the the Mamluks in Egypt.