The Politically Incorrect Guide to Islam (And the Crusades)
|Series||The Politically Incorrect Guide|
|Published||2006 (Regnery Publishing)|
|Media type||Print (paperback)|
Spencer claims Islam as militant and oppressive, and argues that the Crusades were a late response of European civilization to centuries of invasion and occupation which had begun at the turn of the 8th century in the Iberian Peninsula, Italy, Sicily, France, and the majority of Eastern Europe. He attributes the perceived civilizational clash between Islam and the West in the 21st century to a continuation of a 14 century long jihad began at the inception of Islam and discusses the what he claims are difficulties of treating this topic in the current political climate.
Public reception in the United States
- "Regnery Best Sellers". Retrieved 2007-01-14.
- "Paperback Nonfiction". The New York Times. 2005-10-16. Retrieved 2007-02-10.