What Is Islam?: A Comprehensive Introduction

What Is Islam?: A Comprehensive Introduction

by Chris Horrie, Peter Chippindale
     
 

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With more than a billion followers, Islam is the world's fastest-growing religion and a major global religious and political force in the 21st century. It is also the subject of much misunderstanding, and many people know little of its origins or principles. Here is the perfect introduction to this important and complex subject, covering all

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With more than a billion followers, Islam is the world's fastest-growing religion and a major global religious and political force in the 21st century. It is also the subject of much misunderstanding, and many people know little of its origins or principles. Here is the perfect introduction to this important and complex subject, covering all aspects of the religion including its origin, the Koranic law, a look at Islamic nations and their relative importance, major events in the history of Islam, and Islamic sects and the rise of militant Islam in the 20th and 21st centuries. This indispensable guide remains the definitive introduction to the subject.

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ISBN-13:
9780753511947
Publisher:
Virgin Books
Publication date:
03/28/2010
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 7.25(h) x 1.00(d)

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