Books tagged: shia

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The Iran-Iraq War: Exceeding Means - Analysis of the Decision of Saddam Hussein to Invade Iran, Longest and Bloodiest War in Middle Eastern History, Ayatollah, Shia Unrest, Sunni, Bathist Regime
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,020. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Middle East
In September 1980, Saddam Hussein invaded Iran, which initiated one of the longest and bloodiest wars in contemporary Middle Eastern history. Saddam most likely chose to use military force because of threats to his regime from Iranian-sponsored subversion which he failed to counter with diplomacy.
Westernization or Modernization: The Political, Economic and Social Attitudes and Desires of the Post-Khomeini Generation in Iran - Sunni-Shia Split, Age of European Influence, Role of Clerics
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 31,480. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
The purpose of this paper is to answer the following question: Does the generation of Iranians born after the 1979 revolution wish to continue living under the system established by Ayatollah Khomeini, or do they wish to modernize (or perhaps westernize) their current political, social, and economic systems?
حرمة القيام في غيبة الإمام - حرمة الثورات عند الشيعة الإمامية
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 71,070. Language: Arabic. Published: January 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / Shi'a
حرمة القيام في غيبة الإمام - حرمة الثورات عند الشيعة الإمامية
What Does it Take to Be a "True Muslim"? Implications for Efforts to Counter al-Qa'ida's Violent Extremist Narrative - Salafist-Jihadist Movement, Orthodox Sunni Muslims in Relation to Salafis, Islam
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 106,850. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Despite military targeting successes against al-Qa'ida (variant: al-Qaeda) leadership over the last 14 years, al-Qa'ida's network and influence continues to grow.
Islam: Ideology and Conflict - Analysis of Islamic World's Diversity of Politics and Faith, Extremism and Terrorism, Sunni and Shia Divide, Sectarian Violence, Review of Islam's Historical Conflicts
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 139,670. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / History, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this work is more than historical scholarship; it argues for an understanding of the Islamic World, Islam's roots and how those roots explain the political challenges of today.
A Deadly Conflict
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,830. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Two Arabic brothers, Asal and Aqul has been sent to the US to start a terrorist group within the country. After being picked up when they try to take over a fancy house their dreams are quickly removed by the authority.
Yemen in Perspective - Orientation Guide and Yemeni Cultural Orientation: Geography, History, Economy, Security, Customs, Aden, Sanaa, Sunni and Shi'a, Sufism, Qat Chewing, Al Qaeda, Houthi Rebellion
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 170,690. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East
These unique guides produced by the Department of Defense provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in Yemen, with a special emphasis on geography, history, the economy, society, security and military matters, religion, traditions, urban and rural life, ethnic groups, crime, the environment, government, holidays, gender issues and much more.
Peter the Hermit
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,810. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle ages
The story of Peter the Hermit’s involvement in the Frank – Byzantine – Sunni Seljuk Turk – Shia Fatimid Egyptian religious and territorial war of the late 11th century.
From The Medes to the Mullahs A History Of Iran
Series: In Brief, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,500. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This book offers an accessible, but comprehensive, introduction to the long and rich history of Iran. Starting around 600 bce it traces the main historical events finishing with the modern Islamic Republic of Iran. It would be of particular interest to the non-academic person who wants to understand a country that is frequently misunderstood.
Introduction to the Science of Tafseer of the Quran
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 19,680. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2013 by The World Federation of KSIMC. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / Shi'a
The Quran is a Muslims focal point. For the Quran to be of benefit to the reader; it has to be relevant to him; he has to understand what it is saying. There are certain prerequisites that are needed to understand it. These include the the Arabic language; context of verses, abrogation and so on.This book provides the reader with these tools. A recommended read for all.