The future of Muslim civilisation by Ziauddin Sardar

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  • Islam -- 20th century

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StatementZiauddin Sardar.
LC ClassificationsBP163 .S35
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Pagination288 p. :
Number of Pages288
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Open LibraryOL4189245M
ISBN 100856648000, 0709901798
LC Control Number80467724

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