Destiny Disrupted: A History of the World Through Islamic Eyes

Destiny Disrupted: A History of the World Through Islamic Eyes


We within the west proportion a standard narrative of global historical past. yet our tale principally omits an entire civilization whose electorate shared a completely varied narrative for one thousand years.

In Destiny Disrupted, Tamim Ansary tells the wealthy tale of worldwide historical past because the Islamic international observed it, from the time of Mohammed to the autumn of the Ottoman Empire and past. He clarifies why our civilizations grew up oblivious to one another, what occurred after they intersected, and the way the Islamic international was once plagued by its sluggish popularity that Europe—a position it lengthy perceived as primitive and disorganized—had in some way hijacked destiny.

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