Islam in History (Paperback)
Ideas, People, and Events in the Middle East
Open Court Publishing Company, 9780812692174, 500pp.
Publication Date: April 19, 1993
This collection of essays, written by the foremost Western expert in Islamic studies, gives essential background on present Middle Eastern conflicts with the West, and how this religion--from its first expansion to the exploits of Saddam Hussein--has been fatefully involved with the Western world.