Islam : a short history
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New York : Modern Library, 2002.
ISBN
9780812966183, 081296618X
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Modern Library paperback edition.
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xxxiv, 230 pages : maps ; 21 cm.
Language
English
Accelerated Reader
UG
Level 12, 12 Points

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General Note
Includes discussion questions (p. [229]-230).
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description
No religion in the modern world is as feared and misunderstood as Islam. It haunts the popular imagination as an extreme faith that promotes terrorism, authoritarian government, female oppression, and civil war. In a vital revision of this narrow view of Islam and a distillation of years of thinking and writing about the subject, Karen Armstrong's short history demonstrates that the world's fastest-growing faith is a much more complex phenomenon than its modern fundamentalist strain might suggest.
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Accelerated Reader AR,UG,12,12,68635.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Armstrong, K. (2002). Islam: a short history. Modern Library paperback edition. New York: Modern Library.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Armstrong, Karen, 1944-. 2002. Islam: A Short History. New York: Modern Library.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Armstrong, Karen, 1944-, Islam: A Short History. New York: Modern Library, 2002.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Armstrong, Karen. Islam: A Short History. Modern Library paperback edition. New York: Modern Library, 2002. Print.

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