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Europe and the Islamic World sheds muchneeded light on the shared roots of Islamic and Western cultures and on the richness of their inextricably intertwined histories refuting once and for all the misguided notion of a clash of civilizations between the Muslim world and Europe. In this landmark book three eminent historians bring to life the complex and tumultuous relations between Genoans and Tunisians Alexandrians and the people of Constantinople Catalans and Maghrebisthe myriad grou