Internet Resources
  Unit 2: The Growth of Islam
Introduction to Islam
The Islamic Affairs Department of the Saudi Embassy in the U.S. provides text and images to answer many questions about Islam.

Professor Barbara von Schlegell of the University of Pennsylvania has compiled a collection of maps that cover nearly 1,000 years of Islamic expansion.

Mr. Dowling's Virtual Classroom: The Crusades and the Contributions of Islam
Check out this fun site on the history of the Crusades and Islam. Mr. Dowling, a teacher at Roosevelt Middle School in West Palm Beach, Florida, provides an organized outline with links to relevant Internet sites.


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