The Legacy of Jihad: Islamic Holy War and the Fate of Non-Muslims

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Prometheus Books, Mar 1, 2008 - History - 759 pages
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Extensive primary and secondary source materials, many translated here for the first time into English, are presented, making clear that jihad conquests were brutal, imperialist advances, which spurred waves of Muslims to expropriate a vast expanse of lands and subdue millions of indigenous peoples.

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Contents

PREFACE TO THE PAPERBACK EDITION
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ACKNOWLEDGMENTS
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FOREWORD
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Copyright

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Andrew G. Bostom, M.D., M.S. (Providence, RI), is associate professor of medicine in the Division of Renal Diseases of Rhode Island Hospital. He has published articles and commentary on Islam in the Washington Times, National Review, Revue Politique, FrontPage Magazine.com, and other print and online publications.

Andrew G. Bostom is the author of the highly acclaimed The Legacy of Jihad: Islamic Holy War and the Fate of Non-Muslims. He has published articles and commentary on Islam in the Washington Times, National Review Online, Revue Politique, FrontPage Magazine.com, American Thinker, and other print and online publications. More on Andrew Bostom's work can be found at www.andrewbostom.com

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