In the shadow of the sword: the birth of Islam and the rise of the global Arab empire

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A panoramic chronicle of the rise of Islam traces the rapid evolution of Arabic culture over a period of decades during which it triumphed against formidable odds and the period's most powerful empire.
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subject_facet HISTORY / Middle East / General, Islam -- History, Islamic Empire -- History, RELIGION / Islam / History
title_display In the shadow of the sword : the birth of Islam and the rise of the global Arab empire
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title_short In the shadow of the sword :
title_sub the birth of Islam and the rise of the global Arab empire
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