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By Linda McJannet, Bernadette Andrea

Enticing with present debates concerning the “clash of civilizations,” this ebook bargains a singular problem to the proposal of a monolithic Islam towards a monolithic West. The essays during this publication learn a range of genres—travel narrative, canonical and non-canonical drama, and prose romance—to think of geographical components past the Ottoman Empire, together with Mughal India, Safavid Persia, and the Muslim areas of Southeast and valuable Asia. This assortment deepens our post-Saidian realizing of the complexity of actual and imagined “traffic” among England and the “Islamic worlds” it encountered and constructed. 

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