Islamic Imperialism:

A History
Author(s): 
Karsh, Efraim
ISBN: 
9780300198171
Date published: 
September 2013
Paperback
Price: 
£10.99

Rejecting the conventional Western interpretation of Middle Eastern history as an offshoot of global power politics, the author contends that the region's experience is the culmination of long-existing indigenous trends, passions and patterns of behaviour, and that foremost among these is Islam's millenarian imperial tradition.