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- Shaihu Umar : a novel. By Alhaji Sir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa ; translated with a foreword for the English edition by Mervin Hiskett ; introduction for the first American edition by Beverly B. Mack
- Tazyīn al-waraqāt,. By 'Abdullah ibn Muhammad. Edited, with a translation and introductory study of the author's life and times, by M. Hiskett.
- The development of Islam in West Africa