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- very bosom" by supporting the Saudis in the belief that they were "moderate."
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This book came highly recommended and after reading it I must agree. My copies arrived quickly and in excellent condition. I recommend Two Faces of Islam to any serious thinker.Published 18 months ago by Robin M. Murphy
Anyone who sees Saudi Arabia as the friendly face of Islam needs to read this book. The kingdom is founded on the principles of Wahhabism, an intolerant branch of Islam so extreme... Read morePublished on January 22, 2011 by Severin Olson
Was looking for information to better understand the Islam religion. This book gave me good insight.Published on May 23, 2010 by Thomas L. Jamison
After I completed reading of this book, I have got an impression that the heyday of the great Islamic civilization is definitely over. Read morePublished on November 6, 2004 by Grettir Strong
Journalist Stephen Schwartz's book is a starting point for a larger discussion on Islamic fundamentalism, especially its growth and its anti-Western and anti-American aspects. Read morePublished on August 18, 2004 by Robert C. Carroll
The author of this book is a neo-conservative so-called expert on Islam. He doesn't speak or read Arabic. He is not a Middle East scholar. Read morePublished on July 14, 2004
In the very short space of several hundred pages, Schwartz does something really remarkable: Out of the backdrop of a solidly-researched and tautly-written history of Islam emerges... Read morePublished on May 27, 2004 by Morgaan Sinclair