Conflict and Conquest in the Islamic World: A Historical Encyclopedia, Volume 1
ABC-CLIO, 2011 M07 31 - 1042 pages
A reference work that thoroughly documents the extensive military history of the Islamic world between the 7th century and the present day.
Conflict and Conquest in the Islamic World: A Historical Encyclopedia provides hundreds of entries on wars, revolutions, sieges, institutions, leaders, armies, weapons, and other aspects of wars and military life, enabling readers to understand the complex role conflict has played in Islamic life throughout history and see how Islamic warfare has evolved over the centuries. This reference work covers not only the traditional Middle Eastern regions and countries but also provides relevant historical information regarding Islam in North Africa, Central Asia, Southeastern Asia, and Oceania.