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The Crisis of Islam: Holy War and Unholy Terror
4.6 out of 5 stars with 86 reviews
Bernard Lewis examines the historical roots of the frustrations and 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 and tells us what the Islamic doctrine of jihad has meant at different times in history. And he takes us, as only he can, through the rise of militant Islam in Iran, Egypt, and Saudi Arabia, examining the impact of radical Wahabi proselytizing and Saudi oil
The Essential Rumi, New Expanded Edition
By Blackstone Audio, Inc.
4.1 out of 5 stars with 59 reviews
This revised and expanded edition of The Essential Rumi includes a new introduction by Coleman Barks and more than 80 never-before-published poems.
Through his lyrical translations, Coleman Barks has been instrumental in bringing this exquisite literature to a remarkably wide range of listeners, making the ecstatic, spiritual poetry of 13th-century Sufi mystic Rumi more popular than ever.
The Essential Rumi continues to be the best-selling of all Rumi books and the definitive selection of his
Empires of the Sea: The Siege of Malta, the Battle of Lepanto, and the Contest for the Center of the World
ean: 9781400157228, isbn: 1400157226,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 109 reviews
Empires of the Sea tells the story of the fifty-year world war between Islam and Christianity for the Mediterranean: one of the fiercest and most influential contests in European history. It traces events from the appearance on the world stage of Suleiman the Magnificent-the legendary ruler of the Ottoman Empire-through ''the years of devastation'' when it seemed possible that Islam might master the whole sea to the final brief flourishing of a united Christendom in 1571.The core of the story
Two Sisters: A Father, His Daughters, and Their Journey into the Syrian Jihad
By Audible Studios on Brilliance Audio
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ean: 9781978637085, isbn: 197863708X,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 72 reviews
The riveting story of two sisters' journey to the Islamic State and the father who tries to bring them home Two Sisters, by the international best-selling author Åsne Seierstad, tells the unforgettable story of a family divided by faith. Sadiq and Sara, Somali immigrants raising a family in Norway, one day discover that their teenage daughters, Leila and Ayan, have vanished - and are en route to Syria to aid the Islamic State. Seierstad's riveting account traces the sisters' journey from
Headscarves and Hymens: Why the Middle East Needs a Sexual Revolution
4.7 out of 5 stars with 22 reviews
When the Egyptian journalist Mona Eltahawy published an article in Foreign Policy in 2012 titled ''Why Do They Hate Us?,'' it provoked a firestorm of controversy. The response it generated, with more than 4000 posts on the website, broke all records for the magazine, prompted dozens of follow-up interviews on radio and television, and made it clear that misogyny in the Arab world is an explosive issue, one that engages and often enrages the public.
In Headscarves and Hymens, Eltahawy takes
I Want Burning: The Ecstatic World of Rumi, Hafiz and Lalla
By Sounds True, Incorporated
sku: C198-1164, ean: 9781564558077, isbn: 156455807X,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 28 reviews
Complete with more than 50 poems, vocals, pan flute, harmonium bells, and hand drums, this audiobook presents an inspired evening featuring works by three literary legends of the 14th-century Middle East: Jelaluddin Rumi; Hafiz, the all-time favorite poet of the Persian world; and Lalla, the astonishing Kashmiri woman poet, singer, and dancer. 1 cassette..