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The Resource A deadly misunderstanding : a congressman's quest to bridge the Muslim-Christian divide, Mark D. Siljander ; with John David Mann ; foreword by Ban Ki-moon

A deadly misunderstanding : a congressman's quest to bridge the Muslim-Christian divide, Mark D. Siljander ; with John David Mann ; foreword by Ban Ki-moon

Label
A deadly misunderstanding : a congressman's quest to bridge the Muslim-Christian divide
Title
A deadly misunderstanding
Title remainder
a congressman's quest to bridge the Muslim-Christian divide
Statement of responsibility
Mark D. Siljander ; with John David Mann ; foreword by Ban Ki-moon
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A former congressman describes his transformation from anti-Muslim conservative to peace advocate, in an account that traces his studies into the potentially healing common origins of Christianity and Islam
Cataloging source
DLC
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Siljander, Mark D
Dewey number
261.2/7
Index
index present
LC call number
BP172
LC item number
.S556 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Mann, John David
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  • Islam
  • Christianity and other religions
  • Conflict management
  • Islam and world politics
  • Islamic countries
  • Europe
Label
A deadly misunderstanding : a congressman's quest to bridge the Muslim-Christian divide, Mark D. Siljander ; with John David Mann ; foreword by Ban Ki-moon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [239]-243) and index
Contents
Foreword / Ban Ki-moon -- Introduction: On the green line -- Hostage -- Paradigm crash -- The secret language of the Bible -- The other holy book -- Miracle in the Sahara -- To love thine enemies -- The path of Ananias -- My apology -- Full circle -- Pillars and bridges -- A hug from His Holiness -- Jesus, the Ruhallah -- To walk in another man's sandals -- Jihad -- Scrutiny -- Path of peace in a time of war -- Appendices: Jesus in the Quar'an: a complete list of references to Isa (Jesus) -- Linguistic similarities: key terms in Hebrew, Aramaic, and Arabic -- Examples of Aramaic terms that clarify long-standing Biblical misinterpretations
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 258 p.
Isbn
9780061438288
Lccn
2008006590
Other control number
9780061438288
System control number
  • sky204658567
  • (OCoLC)179806465
  • 793548
Label
A deadly misunderstanding : a congressman's quest to bridge the Muslim-Christian divide, Mark D. Siljander ; with John David Mann ; foreword by Ban Ki-moon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [239]-243) and index
Contents
Foreword / Ban Ki-moon -- Introduction: On the green line -- Hostage -- Paradigm crash -- The secret language of the Bible -- The other holy book -- Miracle in the Sahara -- To love thine enemies -- The path of Ananias -- My apology -- Full circle -- Pillars and bridges -- A hug from His Holiness -- Jesus, the Ruhallah -- To walk in another man's sandals -- Jihad -- Scrutiny -- Path of peace in a time of war -- Appendices: Jesus in the Quar'an: a complete list of references to Isa (Jesus) -- Linguistic similarities: key terms in Hebrew, Aramaic, and Arabic -- Examples of Aramaic terms that clarify long-standing Biblical misinterpretations
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 258 p.
Isbn
9780061438288
Lccn
2008006590
Other control number
9780061438288
System control number
  • sky204658567
  • (OCoLC)179806465
  • 793548

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