William St. Clair-Tisdall(1859-1928), The Religion
of the Crescent or Islam: Its Strength, Its
Weakness, Its Origin, Its Influence,
Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge,
London, England, 1895, 251 pages.
Background: This book
offers insights into the religion
promulgated by Muhammad. It covers the strengths,
weakness, origins and influence of Muhammad's
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