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Bad Moon Rising: A Chronicle of the Middle East Today

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Leading expert on Islam and Islamism, Kepel, returned to the Middle East as New York struggled with the shock and the dust of the aftermath of September 11. This is his dispatch from history's most contentious region.
Paperback, 144 pages
Published January 1st 2003 by Saqi Books
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A decent popular (through the eyes of a scholar) look at the Middle East and Islamism. Though seriously, who picked that title?!
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A French scholar and analyst of the Islamic and the Arab world. He has written works on Radical Islam including Jihad: The Trail of Political Islam. He was the Philippe Roman Chair in History and International Affairs for 2009-10 at LSE IDEAS (Centre for Diplomacy & Strategy, at the London School of Economics and Political Science.

Professor Kepel has previously been a visiting professor at Col
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