"Mathematics, astronomy and medicine; those are three of the many disciplines that would not exist in their present form without the contributions of Muslim scholars and thinkers throughout the centuries. We in the West don’t often remember that."Aaron Schachter, Anchor, BBC "The World"From the Trade Paperback edition.
About the Author
Michael Hamilton Morgan is the author of The Twilight War,
and co-author with undersea explorer Robert Ballard of Collision with History: The Search for John F. Kennedy's PT-109,
and Graveyards of the Pacific.
A former diplomat, he created and now heads New Foundations for Peace, which promotes cross-cultural understanding and leadership among youth. He has appeared on ABC and CBS and as a Washington journalist covered foreign policy issues. From 1990-2000 he directed and advised the International Pegasus Prize for Literature.