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Contents Introduction x 1 The Warrior Prophet xx 2 The Rise and Fall of Islam's First Empire xx 3 The Best of Times, the Worst of Times xx 4 The House of Islam and the House of War xxx 5 The Last Great Islamic Empire xxx 6 The Price of Empire xxx 7 Mishandling the Great Game xxx 8 The Rise of the Arab Imperial Dream xxx 9 An Arab Caesar xxx 10 A Reckoning of Sorts xxx 11 The Tail That Wags the Dog xxx 12 Renewing the Quest for Allah's Empire xxx 13 Bin Laden's Holy War xxx Epilogue xxx Index xxx
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Islam -- History.
Islamic Empire -- History.
Imperialism -- History.