1453: The Holy War for Constantinople and the Clash of Islam and the West

ISBN13: 9781401308506 Condition: USED – VERY GOOD Notes: Product DescriptionNow in trade paperback, a gripping exploration of the fall of Constantinople and its connection to the world we live in today The fall of Constantinople in 1453 signaled a shift in history, and the end of the Byzantium Empire. Roger Crowley’s readable and comprehensive account…

The Crisis of Islam: Holy War and Unholy Terror

ISBN13: 9780812967852 Condition: NEW Notes: Brand New from Publisher. No Remainder Mark. Product DescriptionIn his first book since What Went Wrong? Bernard Lewis examines the historical roots of the resentments that dominate the Islamic world today and that are increasingly being expressed in acts of terrorism. He looks at the theological origins of political Islam…