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
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