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Destiny disrupted : a history of the world through Islamic eyes / Tamim Ansary.

Author/Creator:
Ansary, Mir Tamim, author.
Publication:
New York : PublicAffairs, 2009.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (414 p.)
Edition:
1st ed.
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Subjects:
Islam -- History.
Islamic civilization -- History.
Islamic countries -- History.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Contents:
The middle world
The hijra
Birth of the khalifate
The schism
Empire of the Umayyads
The Abassid age
Scholars, philosophers, and sufis
Enter the Turks
Havoc
Rebirth
Meanwhile in Europe
West comes East
The reform movements
Industry, constitutions, and nationalism
Rise of the secular modernists
The crisis of modernity
The tide turns.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 367-370) and index.
Description based on print version record.
ISBN:
1-61039-893-9
1-282-46012-9
9786612460128
0-7867-4150-3
OCLC:
647842120