3 edition of short history of Islam found in the catalog.
short history of Islam
|LC Classifications||DS38.3 .M39 1977|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vii, 787 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||787|
|LC Control Number||77930944|
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This book offers a brief history of Islam, one of the three monotheistic faiths of the world (Judaism, Christianity and Islam), wandering across time via numerous imams and Islamic leaders, telling their good points and bad points, explaining how each thought, what they believed, what they did that was good and what they did that was harmful or ill-thought or by: A Short History of Islam.
S.E. The revelation of the Qur'an was a turning point in the history of man on this Earth. The Mission of the Messenger (Mercy to the Worlds) accompanied by the Qur'an (Guides to that which is most right) has made a unique short history of Islam book to the life of man. It transformed him from an ignorant being to a learned one/5.
In a quick pages Armstrong explains the origins of Islam, its impact on society and traces it from the Prophet Muhammad to the "September Apocalypse.". Reading this will make people rethink their Islamic bigotry and begin to understand the complexities of Islam as a short history of Islam book and the politics of the Middle : Random House Publishing Group.
Islam: A Short History is a book by the British writer Karen Armstrong, a former Roman Catholic nun and author of popular books about the history of religion. Armstrong condemns the West for being prejudiced about Islam since the Crusades, yet Author: Karen Armstrong.
Islam: A Short History. Readers seeking a quick but thoughtful introduction to Islam will want to peruse Armstrong's latest offering. In her hallmark stylish and accessible prose, the author of A. Traces the history of Islam, from the flight of Prophet Muhammad(peace be on him) and the founding of the first mosques to the development of the modern Muslim state, and examines its present beliefs and practices.
The Story of the Quran by Ingrid Mattson is a short book, but it clarifies the religious, cultural and even political significance of Islam’s holy book, the Quran. What role does this book play in a Muslim’s life, who wrote it, what feelings do we have for it?Author: Saadia Faruqi.
A Brief History of Islam (part 1 of 5): The Prophet of Islam; A Brief History of Islam (part 2 of 5): The Hijrah; A Brief History of Islam (part 3 of 5): The Conquest of Mecca; A Brief History of Islam (part 4 of 5): The Caliphate of Abu Bakr and Umar; A Brief History of Islam (part 5 of 5): The Caliphate of Uthman ibn Affan; View all parts together.
The study of the earliest periods in Islamic history is made difficult by a lack of sources. For example, the most important historiographical source for the origins of Islam is the work of al-Tabari. While al-Tabari is considered an excellent historian by the standards of his time and place, he made liberal use of mythical, legendary, stereotyped, distorted, and polemical.
Short History of Islam. An introduction to the development of Islam from its birth among the nomadic peoples of seventh-century Arabia to its present status as one of the world's great religions. The book includes a brief account of the life and teachings of Muhammad and the creation of the Arab nation/5.
Book Review: Islam: A Short History, by Karen Armstrong As I write (September ), the world is currently whipped up with Islamic protests against inflammatory media from the West, the recent killing of a US ambassador by terrorists, and renewed interest in the beliefs and practices of : Nathan Attwood.
Islam: A Short History begins with the flight of Muhammad and his family from Medina in the seventh century and the subsequent founding of the first mosques. It recounts the origins of the split between Shii and Sunni Muslims, and the emergence of Sufi mysticism; the spread of Islam throughout North Africa, the Levant, and Asia; the shattering effect on the Muslim world of the /5().
ISLAM A Brief Overview of the History of Islam The origin of Islam is placed around CE when Muhammad, a highly spiritual and religious man who spent months in praying and self contemplation in a secluded cave near the town of Mecca, is thought to have received divine messages. The story is that one morning MuhammadFile Size: KB.
Robert Irwin's top 10 books on Islam and Islamic culture strongly with the mystical strain in Islam. The Koran: A Very Short Introduction by Michael Cook the elements of Islamic history. Islam: A Short History () In Islam, Muslims have looked for God in history. Their sacred scripture, the Koran, gave them a.
historical mission. Their chief duty was to create a just community in which all members, even the. most weak 3/5. tribe, race, or language--all of which became subservient to the universal brotherhood and sisterhood of Islam. Key Words: Islamic History, Islamic Civilization, Islam,The Spread of Islam.
Introduction From the oasis cities of Makkah and Madinah in the Arabian desert, the message of Islam went forth with electrifying speed. Karen Armstrong's book is nothing short of excellent.
If you are looking for a short introduction to Islam written from a relatively neutral perspective I would defiantly recommend this book. It follows the history of Islam from its conception to the modern day and writes in a compelling way that holds your interest.4/5().
In a vital revision of this narrow view of Islam and a distillation of years of thinking and writing about the subject, Karen Armstrong’s short history demonstrates that the world’s fastest-growing faith is a much more complex phenomenon than its modern fundamentalist strain might suggest.
Also by Karen Armstrong. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Mahmud, S.F. (Sayyid Fayyaz). Short history of Islam.
Karachi: Oxford University Press, A Short History of Islam (S.E. Al-Djazairi) - ISBN: Author: S.E. Al-Djazairi Publisher: The Institute of Islamic History () Pages: Binding: Hardcover w/ Dust Jacket Description from the publisher: The revelation of the Qur'an was a turning point in the history of man on this Earth.
The Mission of the Messenger (Mercy to the Worlds) accompanied by the. A Short History of Islam By Mazhar ul Haq. The study of the History of Muslims is a popular and interesting theme. But it is often undertaken in an uncritical manner and with too much idealisation.
We have presented it as a phenomenon of development and transformation of Islamic society and culture from tribalistic to feudal forms and ways of life.The teachings of Islam are based on the book known as the Koran. After Mohammed's death, Muslim leaders collected and preserved the Prophet's revelations in the Koran.
Muslims believe the Koran to be the words of God spoken through Mohammed.A Short History of Islam: From the Rise of Islam to the Fall of Baghdad, A.D. to A.D.