Citation for Agha

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"Agha." In The Oxford Dictionary of Islam. Ed. John L. Esposito. Oxford Islamic Studies Online. Sep 23, 2020. <http://www.oxfordislamicstudies.com/article/opr/t125/e66>.

Chicago

"Agha." In The Oxford Dictionary of Islam. , edited by John L. Esposito. Oxford Islamic Studies Online, http://www.oxfordislamicstudies.com/article/opr/t125/e66 (accessed Sep 23, 2020).

Agha

In Algeria, chief officer of the Janissaries, who eventually undermined Ottoman-appointed provincial governors. In 1659 the Agha became the ruler of Algeria. Tribute was sent to Istanbul, but Algeria remained independent.

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