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The Resource The shade of swords : Jihad and the conflict between Islam and Christianity, M.J. Akbar

The shade of swords : Jihad and the conflict between Islam and Christianity, M.J. Akbar

Label
The shade of swords : Jihad and the conflict between Islam and Christianity
Title
The shade of swords
Title remainder
Jihad and the conflict between Islam and Christianity
Statement of responsibility
M.J. Akbar
Title variation
Jihad and the conflict between Islam and Christianity
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
" ... Traces the origins of jihad in the struggle against oppression that was part of the earliest consiousness of Muslims."--Cover
Cataloging source
IHZ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Akbar, M. J
Dewey number
297.720954
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jihad
  • Social conflict
  • Islam
  • Islam
  • Christianity and other religions
Label
The shade of swords : Jihad and the conflict between Islam and Christianity, M.J. Akbar
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [218]-227) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter and verse -- The joys of death : a bargain with Allah -- Rebellions in the dark of the night -- A map of Islam -- Circle of hell -- Allah! Muhammad! Saladin! -- The doors of Europe -- Jihad in the east : a crescent over Delhi -- The holy sea : pepper and power -- The bargain goes sour -- The wedge and the gate -- History as anger, jihad as non-violence -- Islam in danger zone -- Jinnah redux and the age of Osama
Control code
50823453
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xx, 272 pages
Isbn
9780415284707
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The shade of swords : Jihad and the conflict between Islam and Christianity, M.J. Akbar
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [218]-227) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter and verse -- The joys of death : a bargain with Allah -- Rebellions in the dark of the night -- A map of Islam -- Circle of hell -- Allah! Muhammad! Saladin! -- The doors of Europe -- Jihad in the east : a crescent over Delhi -- The holy sea : pepper and power -- The bargain goes sour -- The wedge and the gate -- History as anger, jihad as non-violence -- Islam in danger zone -- Jinnah redux and the age of Osama
Control code
50823453
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xx, 272 pages
Isbn
9780415284707
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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