A Faithful Sea

Pages: 304
Imprint: Oneworld
Illustrations: On Server

A Faithful Sea

Written by the foremost authorities on the subject, this edited volume examines the interaction of religion and culture in the Mediterranean from 1200 to 1700.
9781851684960 (7 Aug 2007)
RRP £19.99 / US$29.95

The Book

Distinctive both in scope and approach, A

Faithful Sea addresses a wide array of cases of

Mediterranean interreligious tradition and identity

in the Medieval and Early Modern periods. With

contributions from leading specialists on Judaism,

Christianity, and Islam.

Additional Information

Pages 304
Imprint Oneworld
Illustrations On Server


About the Author

Adnan A. Husain is Associate Professor and a Queen's National Scholar at Queen's University, Kingston. K.E. Fleming is Director of the Center for European and Mediterranean Studies at New York University, and Associate Director of the Remarque Institute.


"A refreshing addition to the field of Mediterranean history. It is thought-provoking for scholars in the field, and the various essays can be utilized in the classroom for seminar discussions and lectures' illustrations."

- Comitatus: A Journal of Medieval and Renaissance Studies

"A strikingly interdisciplinary group of essays concerning Christians, Muslims and Jews in the region, in the period of the thirteenth through the seventeenth centuries."

- Speculum - A Journal of Medieval Studies