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Jerrilynn Denise Dodds, "Al-Andalus: The Art of Islamic Spain"

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Jerrilynn Denise Dodds, "Al-Andalus: The Art of Islamic Spain"

Jerrilynn Denise Dodds, "Al-Andalus: The Art of Islamic Spain"
1992 | ISBN: 0810964139 | English | PDF | 732 pages | 90.7 MB

In 711 an army of Arabs and Berbers from North Africa, united by their faith in Islam, crossed the Strait of Gibraltar and arrived on the Iberian Peninsula. In less than a decade the Muslims brought most of the peninsula under their domination; they called the Iberian lands they controlled al-Andalus. Although the borders of al-Andalus shifted over the centuries, the Muslims remained a powerful force on the peninsula for almost eight hundred years, until 1492, when they were expelled by Ferdinand and Isabella. …

Seeking Allah, Finding Jesus: A Devout Muslim Encounters Christianity

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Seeking Allah, Finding Jesus: A Devout Muslim Encounters Christianity

Nabeel Qureshi, Lee Strobel, "Seeking Allah, Finding Jesus: A Devout Muslim Encounters Christianity"
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0310515025 | 304 pages | MOBI | 0.482 MB

The Islamist

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The Islamist

Ed Husain, "The Islamist"
English | 2008 | ISBN: 0141030437 | 304 pages | EPUB | 0.3 MB

The Muslim Brotherhood and its Quest for Hegemony in Egypt: State-Discourse and Islamist Counter-Discourse (Repost)

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The Muslim Brotherhood and its Quest for Hegemony in Egypt: State-Discourse and Islamist Counter-Discourse (Repost)

Annette Ranko, "The Muslim Brotherhood and its Quest for Hegemony in Egypt: State-Discourse and Islamist Counter-Discourse"
English | 2014 | pages: 206 | ISBN: 3658084987 | PDF | 1,7 mb

Democratic Transition in the Muslim World: A Global Perspective (Religion, Culture, and Public Life)

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Democratic Transition in the Muslim World: A Global Perspective (Religion, Culture, and Public Life)

Democratic Transition in the Muslim World: A Global Perspective (Religion, Culture, and Public Life) by Alfred Stepan
English | March 13th, 2018 | ISBN: 023118431X, 0231184301 | 272 pages | EPUB | 15.29 MB

In early 2011, widespread protests ousted dictatorial regimes in both Tunisia and Egypt. Within a few years, Tunisia successfully held parliamentary and presidential elections and witnessed a peaceful transition of power, while the Egyptian military went on to seize power and institute authoritarian control. What explains the success and failure of transitions to democracy in these two countries, and how might they speak to democratic transition attempts in other Muslim-majority countries?

Muslim Identities: An Introduction to Islam

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Muslim Identities: An Introduction to Islam

Aaron Hughes, "Muslim Identities: An Introduction to Islam"
2013 | pages: 329 | ISBN: 0231161476 | PDF | 22,9 mb

Unicorn: The Memoir of a Muslim Drag Queen

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Unicorn: The Memoir of a Muslim Drag Queen

Unicorn: The Memoir of a Muslim Drag Queen by Amrou Al-Kadhi
English | October 3rd, 2019 | ISBN: 0008306060, 0008306109 | 272 pages | EPUB | 0.78 MB

From a god-fearing Muslim boy enraptured with their mother, to a vocal, queer drag queen estranged from their family, this is a heart-breaking and hilarious memoir about the author's fight to be true to themself My name is Amrou Al-Kadhi – by day. By night, I am Glamrou, an empowered, fearless and acerbic drag queen who wears seven-inch heels and says the things that nobody else dares to. Growing up in a strict Iraqi Muslim household, it didn't take long for me to realise I was different. When I was ten years old, I announced to my family that I was in love with Macaulay Culkin in Home Alone.