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The crescent and the cross

David Dereksen

The crescent and the cross

the fall of Byzantium, May, 1453.

by David Dereksen

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Published by Putnam in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Istanbul (Turkey)
    • Subjects:
    • Istanbul (Turkey) -- History -- Siege, 1453

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 299-304.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDF649 .S67
      The Physical Object
      Pagination315 p.
      Number of Pages315
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5915410M
      LC Control Number64018017
      OCLC/WorldCa588197

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      A cross-country train cuts through this town dividing the Muslim settlement on one side from the Christian colony on the other. This division is now etched in blood. In the long lingering moments of silence, these tracks stand witness to a day that marked a brutal crime of religious hatred and exposed the failures of the Pakistani state.   The Crescent and the Cross By Kurt Scheffler Two massive armies, two legendary leaders, two historic creeds, and one desperate battle that would determine the fate of Western Civilization for centuries to come.

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The Cross and The Crescent: The Dramatic Story of the Earliest Encounters Between Christians and Muslims Paperback – February 1, by Richard Fletcher (Author)Cited by: 6. The Cross and The Crescent, an account of the Turkish genocide of the Armenians, is the setting for the book.

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What are the differences between Christianity and Islam? In today’s culture, the distinctions have been obscured. In this investigative series, Dr. R.C. Sproul and former Muslim Abdul Saleeb demonstrate how Christianity stands in stark contrast to the claims of Islam.

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