Muslims are us!" Americans are realizing. In but a few short decades, Islam, the second largest of the world's religions, has emerged as the third and soon to be second largest religion in America. We can no longer simply speak about Islam and the West; today we must be equally aware of Islam in the West--especially the Muslim presence in Europe and America. Jane Smith, a prominent scholar of Islam and Christian-Muslim relations, provides an exceptionally clear and engaging introduction to the Muslim experience in America, an introduction that combines religion, history and biography.