What most people forget is that the Islamic war machine conquered most of what is now Islam militarily. One either converted to Islam or faced death.
Stay well - Stay safe - Stay armed - Yorktown
posted on 11/26/2002 7:04:10 PM PST
Most of what is now Christendom was also conquered militarily. That's true of all civilizations - ancient and modern. A sad human reality.
The Ottomans were actually tolerant in religious matters.
posted on 12/04/2002 12:36:16 PM PST
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