Confessions of a British Spy [Mr. Hempher] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Hempher, only one of the thousands of male and female. An early 18th century British spy in the Ottoman lands revealed covert operations designed to spread separatism across the Muslim world. Confessions of a British Spy has 16 ratings and 1 review. Hempher, only one of the thousands of male and female agents employed and sent forth to all cou.

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Memoirs of Mr. Hempher: Confessions of a British spy

Hempher intends ultimately to weaken Muslim morals by promoting ” alcohol and fornication ,” but his first step is to promote innovation and disorder in Islam by creating Wahhabismwhich is to gain credibility psy being on the surface morally strict. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants.

Retrieved from ” https: DP] [T]he most detailed and interesting claim that a Western power sponsored fundamentalist Islam is the elaborate plot devised by Turkish Sunni Muslims to explain how the British government in the early s planted a spy named Hempher who conceived of and spread the Wahhabi doctrine. Ahmad Zahid added it May 22, Lists with This Book. Middle East Fears of Conspiracy,” pp.

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It’s heartbreaking to see that their centuries long plans are still applied today to wipe out entire civilisations and cultures. It first appeared inin Turkishin the five-volume Mir’at al-Haramayn of Ayyub Sabri Pasha who is thought to be the actual author by at least one scholar. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Samira Elytess marked it as hmpher Oct 08, The agent in Egypt abandoned his mission after actually converting to Islam, whereas another agent died while on duty.


Hempher stayed confesions years more with Muhammad, under the guise of being his slave. Try the Kindle edition and experience these great reading features: They announced this sect in If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? Hempher was an autobiographical account of a British spy who had infiltrated the Ottoman Empire in the early s.

Jafeer added it Oct 27, Batoul marked it as to-read Aug 16, Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. Inan Iraqi military intelligence officer, in a “top secret document”, made many of the same assertions regarding Wahhabism as are found in the book. He began by locating a capable but impressionable young man named Muhammad ibn ‘Abd al-Wahhab of Brittish.

Very poor book didn’t like it at all. In short order, Muhammad founded the Bgitish doctrine that still today prevails in Saudi Arabia. InHempher orchestrated Muhammad’s revolt against the Ottomans.

To help the cause, 11 other Arabic-speaking British officers turned up, and they, too, paraded themselves as Muhammad’s slaves. Decieve, demonise, divide and destroy!

Confessions of a British Spy

Book was originally written in 18th century. Shamma AlToobi added it Nov 30, Be the first to ask a question about Confessions of a British Spy.

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Confessions of a British Spy reads like an Anglophobic variation on The Protocols of the Elders of Zion ; it is probably the labor of a Sunni Muslim author whose intent is to present Muslims as both too holy and too weak to organize anything as destructive as Wahhabism [ Najib Asmaty marked it as to-read Jan 02, The following account was written in the context of a book about conspiracy theories; therefore, I did not need to state what needs to be stated here, namely that the Oliver Hempher story is utter nonsense.


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Youkho marked it as to-read Mar 01, Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Asze marked it as to-read Jul 26, In a place where both Sunni and Shiite Muslims coexist, Basra was the ideal location for this mission. Share your thoughts with other customers. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers.

Confessions of a British Spy by Mr. Hempher

An example of a contemporary reference to the book or at least to the theory that Wahhabism is a British conspiracy, is Ayatollah Hussein-Ali Montazeri ‘s denunciation of Wahhabis as “a bunch of British agents from Najd. George Packer has characterised Hempher’s Memoirs as “probably the labor of a Sunni Muslim author whose intent is to present Muslims as both too holy and too weak to organize anything as destructive as Wahhabism”. Get to Know Us.

Together with their advisers and scribes, they would collect information on their assigned districts. In his memoirs, Hempher stated that these units were able to correctly predict the trends and reflexes in the Muslim world seventy-five percent of the time.