John mchugo is an honorary senior fellow at the centre for syrian studies at the university of st andrews he is the author of syria a recent history and a concise history of the arabs. The 1400 year old schism between sunnis and shiis is currently reflected in the destructive struggle for hegemony between saudi arabia and iran with no apparent end in sight. A concise history of sunnis and shiis is an important corrective provides the reader not just with all the historical background he or she could want in an accessible and comprehensible fashion but also employs this sound knowledge to a clear headed appraisal of the modern middle east. A concise history of sunnis and shiis john mchugo the 1400 year old schism between sunnis and shiis has rarely been as toxic as it is today feeding wars and communal strife in syria iraq yemen pakistan afghanistan and many other countries with tensions between saudi arabia and iran escalating. A concise history of sunnis and shis by saqi books it is much easier to perceive a supposed enemy or a problem within the boundaries of the present time
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