Muslim rebels : Kharijites and the politics of extremism in Egypt
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Muslim rebels : Kharijites and the politics of extremism in Egypt / Jeffrey T. Kenney.
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The Kharijites were a splinter group that broke away from the main forces of Islam during the formative medieval period purportedly refusing arbitration and committing bloody outrages against their fellow Muslims. After a look at Kharijite origins this book focuses on contemporary Egypt.
Oxford University Press,
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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