More than one billion people across the globe practice Islam. World Faiths: Islam by Trevor Barnes surveys the life and teachings of its founder, the prophet Mohammed, and traces the history of the Islamic faith. With sections on Islamic law and science, art and architecture, and worship and festivals, this book offers an accessible and multi-faceted understanding of this powerful and important religious tradition.
About the Author
Trevor Barnes is an award winning presenter of many BBC Television documentaries on the subject of religion, as well as BBC World Service news broadcasts, radio shows, and live chat shows. He is also the author of several books including Archaeology in the Kingfisher Knowledge series, The Wounded City, a book about the people of Belfast, Northern Ireland, and a biography of Terry Waite, Man With A Mission.