ISLAM: THE RELIGION AND THE PEOPLE / EDITION 1

ISLAM: THE RELIGION AND THE PEOPLE / EDITION 1

By: Lewis, Bernard Ellis

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A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Praise for Bernard Lewis "For newcomers to the subject[el]Bernard Lewis is the man." TIME Magazine "The doyen of Middle Eastern studies." The New York Times "No one writes about Muslim history with greater authority, or intelligence , or literary charm." British historian Hugh Trevor-Roper "Bernard Lewis has no living rival in his field." Al Ahram, Cairo (the most influential Arab world newspaper) "When it comes to Islamic studies, Bernard Lewis is the father of us all. W ith brilliance, integrity, and extraordinary mastery of languages and sourc es, he has led the way for[el]investigators seeking to understand the Musli m world." National Review "Bernard Lewis combines profound depth of scholarship with encyclopedic kno wledge of the Middle East and, above all, readability." Daily Telegraph (London) "Lewis speaks with authority in prose marked by lucidity, elegance, wit and force." Newsday (New York) "Lewis' style is lucid, his approach, objective." Philadelphia Inquirer "Lewis writes with unsurpassed erudition and grace." Washington Times An objective, easy-to-read introduction to Islam by Bernard Lewis, one of t he West's leading experts on Islam For many people, Islam remains a mystery. Here Bernard Lewis and Buntzie Ellis Churchill examine Islam: what its adherents believe and how their religion has shaped them, their rich and diverse cultures, and their politics over more than 14 centuries. Considered one of the West's leading experts on Islam, Lewi.

Title: ISLAM: THE RELIGION AND THE PEOPLE / EDITION 1

Author Name: Lewis, Bernard Ellis

Categories: Islam,

Publisher: FT Press: 2008

ISBN Number: 0132230852

ISBN Number 13: 9780132230858

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good/Very Good

Seller ID: RWARE0000046186