BOOK CLUB: “In the Shadow of the Sword: The Birth of Islam…. by Tom HollandDate:
Tuesday, June 5
Jericho Public Library
1 Merry Lane
Jericho, NY 11753 US
Center for Inquiry-Long Island
“In the Shadow of the Sword: The Birth of Islam and the Rise of the Global Arab Empire” by Tom Holland.
Holland describes how the Arabs emerged to carve out a stupefyingly vast dominion in a matter of decades, overcoming seemingly insuperable odds to create an imperial civilization aspects of which endure to the present day.
This event is co lead with the Long Island Atheists.
This event is hosted by Bob Braine. for information on this month’s book, email firstname.lastname@example.org. This event is FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.