Journals Higher Education



Published: 18 January 1996

126 Pages | 8 illus.

5-5/16 x 8 inches

ISBN: 9780195102833

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Cultures in Conflict

Christians, Muslims, and Jews in the Age of Discovery

Bernard Lewis

  • With elegance and erudition, Lewis explores the climactic year 1492 as a clash of civilizations--a clash not only of the New World and the Old, but also of Christendom and Islam, of Europe and the res
  • Lewis uses three epochal events to explore the nature of the European-Islamic conflict