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As the title suggests this is a book about the history of Islam and their basic tenet of ruling the world. Read morePublished 6 months ago by W. Matthews
Fantastic book. This puts Islamic imperialism in perspective.Published 9 months ago by Paul D. Tozour
Detailed history of Islamic conquests to present. Puts today's issues in context. Well done work by a scholar of Islam.Published 9 months ago by EFH
Can't fault this in any way. Perhaps the best I've found on the spread of Islam. Puts the lie to those who argue that Islam was never spread by the sword.Published 10 months ago by Hosea Skinner
This book was recommended to me by a former student, now a professor of history. We had been commiserating about the lack of knowledge by American leaders and citizenry on the... Read morePublished 15 months ago by Deborah W. Seigman
I thought Islam was just a religion. Apparently it has always been an authoritarian political movement, a la communism. Karsh's book was eye-opening. I recommend it.Published 15 months ago by ToilandTrust
Sadly, the knowledge of Islamic Imperialism by the current media and politicians is totally lacking. Read morePublished 16 months ago by Dan
A masterpiece by a master historian. Karsh lays out the imperialist history of Islam by detailing it's spread via violence and conquest throughout the now Islamic world, and also... Read morePublished 20 months ago by Cliff Pinto