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Helpful votes received on reviews: 84% (31 of 37)
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The Silence of Our Friends (Kindle Single) by Ed West
7 of 7 people found the following review helpful
The plight of Christians in the Middle East is something that the Western media seem not to be very interested in and Ed West is to be congratulated on raising the issue in this fascinating book. The so called Arab Spring and the continuing conflict in Iraq have been disastrous for Christians and no one seems to want to talk about it - not even Western Christians. It is ironic that Western liberals can be so touchy about any perceived failure on our part to be sufficiently respectful of religious minorities in our countries (minorities who have the luxury of concerning themselves with hurt feelings) and so indifferent to the persecution and murder of Christians in the Middle East. If a… Read more
The Impact of Islam by Emmet Scott
The Impact of Islam by Emmet Scott
1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
I found this book provocative and entertaining and strongly recommend it to anyone who might enjoy a study of the historical impact of Islam that does not seek to be politically correct. But it must be said that some of the book is going over ground covered in 'Mohammed and Charlemagne', by the same author.

However when I read a history book I like to know something of the author - his background, what axes he may have to grind etc etc and it is difficult to find out much about Emmet Scott. Is anyone out there well-informed in this regard? I am also curious about the relation between Emmet Scott and John J O'Neill, many of whose ideas seem to be strangely similar, but who does… Read more
Tibetan Incense Sticks - 45 sticks (Musk & Jasmine&hellip by Goja
3.0 out of 5 stars Mediocre, 1 Feb 2014
This is not great incense, but OK. I have bought worse incense, but this was rather disappointing. Would not buy again.