Cultures in Conflict : Christians, Muslims and Jews in the Age of Discovery
Bernard Lewis uses the year 1492, a year laden with epic events and riven by political debate, to explore the clash between the Jews, Christendom, and Islam, as well as that between the New World and the Old.
- Paperback | 126 pages
- 134 x 200 x 8mm | 99.79g
- 04 Apr 1996
- Oxford University Press Inc
- New York, United States
- Revised ed.
About Bernard Lewis
Bernard Lewis is Cleveland E. Dodge Professor of Near Eastern Studies, Emeritus, at Princeton University. His many books include The Shaping of the Modern Middle East, Islam and the West, Race and Slavery in the Middle East, and The Muslim Discovery of Europe.
brilliant and very readable essay * David Mitchell, Lookout, March 1997 * Brief but learned, lucid, incisive examination of 1492 * Forbes *