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The crisis of Islam : holy war and unholy terror / Bernard Lewis.

Author/Creator:
Lewis, Bernard, 1916-2018.
Edition:
1st Random House trade pbk. ed.
Publication:
New York : Random House Trade Paperbacks, 2004, c2003.
Format/Description:
Book
xxxii, 190 p. : maps ; 21 cm.
Subjects:
Jihad.
Terrorism -- Religious aspects -- Islam.
War -- Religious aspects -- Islam.
Islamic fundamentalism.
Islam and politics.
Contents:
Defining Islam
The house of war
From crusaders to imperialists
Discovering America
Satan and the Soviets
Double standards
A failure of modernity
The marriage of Saudi power and Wahhabi teaching
The rise of terrorism
Afterword.
Notes:
"Originally published in hardcover [in slightly different form] by The Random House Publishing Group in 2003"--T.p. verso.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Penn Provenance:
Gotham Book Mart (former owner) (Gotham Book Mart Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
2004
Contributor:
Gotham Book Mart Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
0812967852 (pbk.)
9780812967852 (pbk.)
OCLC:
54851279
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