The Assassins: A Radical Sect in Islam

The Assassins: A Radical Sect in Islam

by Bernard Lewis
     
 

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No one writes about Muslim history with greater authority, or intelligence, or literary charm than Professor Bernard Lewis.—Sunday Times (London)

Overview

No one writes about Muslim history with greater authority, or intelligence, or literary charm than Professor Bernard Lewis.—Sunday Times (London)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780465004980
Publisher:
Basic Books
Publication date:
11/07/2002
Edition description:
Reissue
Pages:
166
Sales rank:
542,662
Product dimensions:
5.32(w) x 7.98(h) x 0.61(d)

Meet the Author

About the Author:
Bernard Lewis is Director of the Annenberg Institute, Philadelphia, and Professor Emeritus of Near Eastern Studies and long-term member of the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton University. He is the author of The Jews of Islam, Arabs in History, and many other books about the Middle East.

Brief Biography

Hometown:
Princeton, New Jersey
Date of Birth:
May 31, 1916
Place of Birth:
London, England
Education:
B.A., University of London, 1936; Diplome des Etudes Semitiques, University of Paris, 1937; Ph.D., University of London,

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