January 2012

Tamerlane

"Sword of Islam, Conqueror of the World"

 

    Tamerlane, Sword of Islam Conqueror of the World, presents a unique and well written, well researched, and traveled presentation of the life, the times, the conquest, the legacy of power politics, and the driven personality behind the title of "Conqueror of The World".  Justin Marozzi a traveling, writing journalist provides a fascinating view of a portion of the world and a character not typically addressed in Western Civilization. The volume includes a tasteful weaving of historical narrative and direct first person experience while traveling in the footsteps of the "Sword of Islam".