Title: American Crescent
Subtitle : A Muslim cleric on the power of his faith, the struggle against prejudice, and the future of Islam in America
Author : Imam Hassan Qazwini
Language : English
This book is a memoir written by a Shia religious leader living in America. In it, he recounts his own unique experiences in an uplifting way, and at the same time teaches the reader about Shia Islam, Islamic history, and the lives of Muslims in America. He provides a critique of American culture yet also writes encouragingly about the spiritual potential of Americans. This book is of value to Muslims and non-Muslims alike.
American Crescent is available in the MARC Library.