Table of contents for Muslim-Christian relations in central Asia / A. Christian van Gorder.

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1 The steppe is cruel and heaven is far                   1
2 Central Asia: A great sea of land                       6
3 Central Asia's ethnic mosaic: An interreligious
perspective                                           10
4 A history of triumphs and disasters                    38
5 The history of Christianity in Central Asia           49
6 Russians and Central Asian Muslims: Eagle and
sickle against the crescent                           61
7 Islamic missionaries and the Islamicization of
Central Asian society                                 73
8 Post-Soviet Protestant missionary efforts in
Central Asia                                          91
9 Central Asia and the new geopolitical Great Game      112
10 Central Asia tomorrow: Earthquakes of transition     124
Epilogue: The future of Central Asia's Muslim-
Christian relations                                    134
Appendices: A partial list of resources for the study
of religion in Central Asia                            142
Glossary                                                  144
Notes                                                      156
Biblio ra hv                                               191

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Islam Asia, Central History, Christianity Asia, Central History, Islam Relations Christianity, Christianity and other religions Islam