Maxime Rodinson


Maxime Rodinson was the author of Mohammed (Pantheon, 1971), Islam and Capitalism (Pantheon, 1973) and many other books.

Articles by this Author
The Mythology of a Conquerer

The Gulf crisis? The threats of Saddam Hussein? The Western and other hostages? Two worldviews clash over these questions -- two public opinions, each engaging masses of people, ardently take opposite sides, each with good arguments.