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Peace be upon you : the story of Muslim, Christian, and Jewish coexistence / Zachary Karabell.

Author/Creator:
Karabell, Zachary.
Edition:
1st ed.
Publication:
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2007.
Format/Description:
Book
343 p. : maps ; 25 cm.
Subjects:
Religions -- Relations.
Summary:
Includes information on Abbasid caliphate, Afghanistan, al Qaeda, Alexandria, Andalusia, Antioch, Arabic language, Armenians, Baghdad, Balkans, Beirut, Berbers, Byzantine Empire, Cairo, Christianity, Christians, Constantinople, Cordoba, Crusades, Damascus, Egypt, England, Europe, Fatimid dynasty, France, Franks, Greek Orthodox Church, ancient Greeks, Habsburgs, Caliph Harun al-Rashid, Hebrew language, Heraclius (Byzantine Emperor), Hezbollah, Holy Land, Hospitallers, Sharif Husayn ibn Ali, Iberian Peninsula, India, Iran, Iraq, Islam, Israel, Istanbul, Janissaries, Jerusalem, Jesus Christ, Jews, jihad, Judaism, Latin language, Lebanon, Moses Maimonides, Maronite Christian Church, Mecca, Medina, Mediterranean Sea, Sultan Mehmed II, monks, monasteries, Morocco, Muhammad ibn Abdullah (Prophet), Muslims, mysticism, nationalism, North Africa, Ottoman Empire, Pakistan, Palestine, Paris, People of the Book, People of the Pact, Persia, poetry, Quran (Koran), Quraysh tribe, reform movements, Roman Catholic Church, Rome, Russia, Saladin, Salonica, Seljuk dynasty, September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, Spain, sultan Suleyman I, Syria, Templars, Torah, Turkey, Muhammad ibn Abd al-Wahhab, World War I, World War II, Zionism, Zoroastrians, etc.
Contents:
Introduction
In the name of the Lord
At the court of the caliph
The sacrifice of Isaac
The crusades
Saladin's jihad?
The philosopher's dream
The lord of two lands
The tide begins to turn
Brave new worlds
The age of reform
Hope and despair
In an otherwise turbulent world
Coda : is Dubai the future? Maps
Notes
Bibliography
Acknowledgments
Index.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 317-326) and index.
ISBN:
9781400043682
1400043689
OCLC:
71810014
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