sword of the West. by Clarke, Austin

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Pagination95 p.
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Kevin Hart breaks it all : Austin Clarke. "Raymond Ibrahim's Sword and Scimitar is a much-needed history of landmark battles between Islam and the West, [a] first-rate military history and a product of solid scholarship and philological research."—from the Foreword by Victor Davis Hanson, Martin and Illie Anderson Senior Fellow at the Hoover InstitutionBrand: Hachette Books.

"Sword and Scimitar" is a chronological telling of ~1, years of warfare between Christianity and Islam. This topic is author Raymond Ibrahim's master’s thesis, written under the chairmanship of noted military historian Victor Davis Hanson.

The book is a very detailed account of the many battles between the two Abrahamic faiths/5. Genre/Form: Poetry: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Clarke, Austin, Sword of the West.

Dublin, Maunsel & Roberts, (OCoLC)   "Sword and Scimitar is a much-needed history of landmark battles between Islam and the West.

Ibrahim offers eight representative engagements from France to the Middl East, and over a millennium from to This book "is first and foremost riveting military s: — J.R.R.

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