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Published: 24 July 2014

360 Pages


ISBN: 9780199532018

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The Race for Paradise

An Islamic History of the Crusades

Paul M. Cobb

  • The story of the Crusades from a Muslim perspective
  • A cultural encounter that shaped Muslim experiences of Europeans until the close of the Middle Ages - and beyond
  • Based almost exclusively upon Muslim sources
  • A dramatically different story from the Christian one we know from the European chronicles