Download PDF by Kambiz GhaneaBassiri: A History of Islam in America

By Kambiz GhaneaBassiri

ISBN-10: 0521614872

ISBN-13: 9780521614870

ISBN-10: 0521849640

ISBN-13: 9780521849647

Muslims started arriving within the New global lengthy ahead of the increase of the Atlantic slave exchange. Kambiz GhaneaBassiri's attention-grabbing publication lines the heritage of Muslims within the usa and their diversified waves of immigration and conversion throughout 5 centuries, via colonial and antebellum the USA, via global wars and civil rights struggles, to the modern period. The e-book tells the usually deeply relocating tales of person Muslims and their lives as immigrants and electorate in the extensive context of the yank non secular event, displaying how that have has been necessary to the evolution of yank Muslim associations and practices. this can be a specified and clever portrayal of a various non secular neighborhood and its dating with the USA. it is going to function a powerful antidote to the present politicized dichotomy among Islam and the West, which has come to dominate the examine of Muslims in the USA and extra afield.

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