The book is well documented and exceptionally well written by an expert on the subject.
I would personally recommend this timely and detailed book to anyone with an interest in the history of Islam, the Middle East and the ongoing situation in the region.
This is particularly true today since we are very tempted to use our oil wealth and violence for the sake of becoming again an imperial power that replaces the West.
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 2 months ago by Cliff Pinto
A must read to gain a greater understanding of how the Arab and the Muslim minds work. Important for understanding what is happening in the Middle East between the various... Read morePublished 6 months ago by Phillip R. Yoho
He tells it like it is. I would of preferred much less 'sensitivity' in sharing a scholarly view of all the material presented. (He probably was afraid of a Jihad against him!)Published 10 months ago by Isaac H
I found this to be a superb book. As a Christian, it gave me a much better understanding of Islam, and I felt much more at peace with them after having read it. Read morePublished 20 months ago by Melvin D Frerking
Thank you for the book in question i.e.Islamic Imperialism.It is an excellent work by Professor Efraim Karsh. Read morePublished on October 6, 2012 by carpet lover
"Timely book with all the protests going on. Based on this book, the more that changes, the more that stays the same. Read morePublished on September 28, 2011 by Glenn D. Robinson
This excellent work allows one to understand the imperialistic and intolerant side to islam.
Islam was not unremittingly intolerant however but was relatively tolerant... Read more