Author: John L Esposito
Publisher: International Islamic Publishing House
About the Book: Notwithstanding the recent avalanche of popular writing on Islam, most Americans still know very little about this misunderstood faith and its 1.2 billion adherents worldwide. In American popular culture today, terrorism and Islam have become synonymous. In this engaging, evenhanded, and highly readable book, one of Americas foremost experts on contemporary Islam seeks to correct popular misconceptions about this faith.