Holy War

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Macmillan, 1988 - Crusades - 452 pages
The Crusades and their impact on today's world.

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HOLY WAR: The Crusades and Their Impact on Today's World

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Revisionist history with a central thesis that the Crusades were among the direct determinants of latter-day strife in the Middle East. A former nun who spent seven years in an English convent ... Read full review

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Contents

In the Beginning there was the Holy War Why?
3
Before the Crusade The West Seeks a New Christian Soul
32
The Present Conflict Jews and Arabs Seek a
54
Copyright

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Karen Armstrong is one of the foremost commentators on religious affairs in both Britain and the United States. She spent seven years as a Roman Catholic nun and received a degree at Oxford University.

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