The assassins: a radical sect in Islam

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Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1968 - Assassins (Ismailites) - 166 pages
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Review: The Assassins: A Radical Sect in Islam

User Review  - Steve Scott - Goodreads

Very informative, but very dry writing. Lewis packs a three hundred plus page book into 140 pages. As such he's spare with exposition and his prose did little to engage me. Lewis was an academic (I ... Read full review

Review: The Assassins: A Radical Sect in Islam

User Review  - Hanan Kat - Goodreads

Bernard Lewis is a British neoconservative and fervent Zionist advocate who lives in the US. So it doesn't come as a surprise that although the book is a fascinating read, it is also quite opinionated ... Read full review

Contents

The Ismailis
20
The New Preaching
38
The Mission in Persia
64
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