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African jihad

Bin Laden"s quest for the Horn of Africa
  • 227 Pages
  • 4.18 MB
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Red Sea Press , Trenton, NJ
Qaida (Organization), Islamic fundamentalism -- Horn of Africa,
StatementGregory Alonso Pirio
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV6433.4.A3553 P57 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 227 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17238867M
ISBN 101569022771, 156902278X
ISBN 139781569022788, 9781569022771
LC Control Number2007015696

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The African Jihad is a fascinating examination of the efforts by international jihadists to bring about their grand vision of Islamist hegemony in the greater Horn of Africa region.

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Crusade and Jihad is the first book to encompass, in one volume, the entire history of the catastrophic encounter between the Global North—China, Russia, Europe, Britain, and America—and Muslim societies from Central Asia to West Africa.

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