Islam: Its Conflict with the West

November 29, 2001

Comment: #433

Bernard Lewis, one of America's leading scholars on Islam and the Arab World, wrote an article that appeared in the 19 November issue of New Yorker.  It is an excellent introduction to the conflict between the West and Islam and well worth reading.   CS.


THE REVOLT OF ISLAM: When did the conflict with the West begin, and how could it end?

by BERNARD LEWIS, The New Yorker, November 19, 2001. pp. 50-63.

Chuck Spinney

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