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Islam and the West the making of an image. by Norman Daniel

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Published by University Press in Edinburgh .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Christianity and other religions -- Islam.,
  • Islam -- Relations -- Christianity.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 395-427.

Classifications
LC ClassificationsBP172 .D3
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 443 p.
Number of Pages443
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5793471M
LC Control Number60004951

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