COVER: Hunted by an angry faith, novelist Salman Rushdie is at the epicenter of a storm between East and West
With Khomeini's death sentence hanging over his head, Rushdie issues an apology but remains reviled by millions of Muslims. It is an extraordinary controversy, stretching from the dusty streets of the Middle East to the bookstores of America. -- What Muslims find blasphemous in The Satanic Verses. -- Salman Rushdie, born in Bombay, educated at Cambridge, is now a man on the run.
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