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The Crisis of Islam Bernard Lewis

The Crisis of Islam - Bernard Lewis

London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2003, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Very Good - in Very Good DJ. Gently bruised at head of spine and top corners with commensurate ruffling to the DJ.

2nd Impression. From the cover: “One of the West’s foremost historians of tslam examines the roots of the frustration and resentment that exist throughout the Islamic world today, and why this anger has increasingly been expressed in acts of terrorism. While hatred of the West has been going on for a tong time, its current concentration on America is new. Brilliantly disentangling the cross-currents of Islamic and Middle Eastern history, Bernard Lewis suggests reasons for the increasingly dogmatic and dangerous rejection of modernity in the Muslim world in favour of a return to a sacred past,” Maroon boards with Silver titling to the Spine.

Size: 8¾" x 5¾". 144 pages.
The Crisis of Islam Bernard Lewis