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‘The Orphan Scandal’ and the Muslim Brotherhood

November 20, 2014 | Book Beat, City College, Graduate Center

Baron JacketIn her new book, The Orphan Scandal: Christian Missionaries and the Rise of the Muslim Brotherhood, City College history professor Beth Baron recounts the brutal beating of a 15-year-old Muslim girl by Christian missionaries in 1933 and tells how the incident spurred the growth of one of Islam’s most influential political organizations.

 

 

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