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I really appreciated this introduction to the history of conflict between Islam and the West It was especially fascinating to see the obsession with cultural history that seems to be a characteristic of many Middle Eastern countries It s a bit like the nationalism that swept through Europe in the 19th century My only complaint is that the book was too short and left me with too many question I guess that just the nature of an introduction, though There s a nice bibliography that I plan to p I really appreciated this introduction to the history of conflict between Islam and the West It was especially fascinating to see the obsession with cultural history that seems to be a characteristic of many Middle Eastern countries It s a bit like the nationalism that swept through Europe in the 19th century My only complaint is that the book was too short and left me with too many question I guess that just the nature of an introduction, though There s a nice bibliography that I plan to plunder.Also, I realize that many people have complained about the non standard translation of the Koran used by Grant in this book Specifically the opening quote appears to be one verse off in its reference and has an odd translation that doesn t appear in most English renderings According to his preface, he used a translation created by the St Catherine Bible Society in Bethlehem I guess I ll try to get my hands on a copy of that translation and check it out Solid. Something that stuck out at me was that if the American school system taught history instead of social studies, we would understand the problems in the middle east and realize that even though Moses supposes erroneously, Moses still supposes his toses are roses They fight for what they think is right, and you cannot crush conviction with force. This is a book I am ashamed to claim that I read read it for a self imposed challenge of completing reading this piece of junk [ DOWNLOAD E-PUB ] ♱ The Blood of the Moon: Understanding the Historic Struggle Between Islam and Western Civilization ♔ Allah has bought from the Umma the true believers of Islam their selves and their substance in return for Paradise they fight in the way of Allah, killing and being killed Their promise is written in the blood of the moonFrom the Koran, chap , v The conflict between Islam and the West existed long before the destruction of the World Trade Center and the other events that recently touched America It goes back hundreds, even thousands, of years Yet the struggle is upon us now as never before In this well reasoned, accessible book, Middle East expert George Grant answers the troubling questions on many believers minds Who are the followers of Islam, and what do they believe What could have motivated those who carried out the acts of terror on SeptemberWhy has there been tension between Islam and the West for centuries What are the true meanings of terms such as Ji had, Intifada, andDhimma And is there any hope for peace The call upon believers now as always is to prepare and equip ourselves so that we may stand fast The Blood of the Moon will help readers better understand the history of Islam and its struggle with the Western world, as well as how Christians can share the message of salvation through Jesus Christ with the followers of Allah It is truly a remarkable book which gives you an insight in the wars between Islam and the State of Israel Good reads for any one trying to understand all that has been going on for generations. Written with Grant s eloquent, speech worthy prose, this is a clear, succinct telling of the clash between Isaac and Ishmael through the millennia.