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A Brief History of Islam (Blackwell Brief Histories of Religion) by Tamara Sonn

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Published by Blackwell Publishing Limited .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Islam,
  • Religion - World Religions,
  • Islam - History,
  • Religion,
  • ISLAM_HISTORY,
  • Religion / Islam / History,
  • Islam - Theology,
  • Essence, genius, nature,
  • History

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages203
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8405093M
ISBN 101405109025
ISBN 109781405109024

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The nature of Islam remains an area of intense and topical interest. In this brief but absorbing history, Tamara Sonn explores the key cultural, intellectual, social, and political developments of this fascinating religion/5. Get this from a library! A brief history of Islam. [Tamara Sonn] -- The nature of Islam remains an area of intense and topical interest. In this brief but absorbing volume, Tamara Sonn offers a lively history of Islam, which is accessible without being simplistic.   The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Islam: A Brief History by Tamara Sonn at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more! Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your patience. Book Annex Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help Auto Suggestions are available once you type at least 3 letters. Author: Tamara Sonn.   A brief history of Ramadan. giving great respect to the Islamic month in which the holy book of Islam, the Quran, was revealed to the Prophet. What was initially practiced by around a hundred early Muslims in the seventh century is now emulated by billion people around the world. (Image by RF Getty Images)Author: Elinor Evans.

The relationship between Europe and Islam has been complicated, if not troubled, throughout the thirteen centuries since Muslims first began playing a part in European history. This volume offers a compact, yet comprehensive look at the entire history of the interaction of Islam and Eureopean culture, religion, and politics. Maurits S. Berger focuses in particular on the transformations that. In this book we will, inshallah, narrate these events so that every Ahmadi child becomes familiar with the history of his Community. I trust, dear children, you will find this book exciting, & you will read these pages with due care. A Brief History of Islam. The word of God had been spoken for the first time in the native Arabic language and the holy book would be called the Koran (the Recitation). Four the remaining Author: Richard Lawson Singley.   In this brief but absorbing volume, Tamara Sonn offers a lively history of Islam, which is accessible without being simplistic. The book divides Islamic history into four periods starting with the life of Muhammad and the birth of Islamic ideals, through Islam's phenomenal geographical expansion and cultural development, right up to the Pages: