Awakening Islam by Stéphane Lacroix,George Holoch

By Stéphane Lacroix,George Holoch

With extraordinary entry to a closed tradition, Lacroix deals an account of Islamism in Saudi Arabia. Tracing the final half-century of the Sahwa, or “Islamic Awakening,” he explains the emblem of Islam that gave delivery to Osama bin Laden—one that has been exported, and dangerously misunderstood, round the world.

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