You or your library must own a copy!
A huge and absolutely beautiful book, so sensitively illustrated that you'll spend hours combing the pictures before you even dip into the text.
While no single volume could cover so vast a subject, the reader is left with what is almost certainly the best introduction to Islam.
It's a reliable Book on Islamic history by non Muslim Authors.Published 3 months ago by Noushad APP
I'm having a lot of enjoyment with this book. Anyone who enjoys world history this is the way to go.Published 5 months ago by Jacqueline Blades
Enjoyed having adding this dictionary to my library. It provide brief yet comprehensive view of many aspects about the religion of Islam.Published 10 months ago by Noorcom
This is a comprehensive explanation of the history and knowledge of the Islam religion. It is great. I like all the explanations of culture, the religion, and the history.Published 21 months ago by Susan Smillie
A good introduction to islamic histroy is hard to find. A comprehensive picture of islamic faith, law, science, art, philosphy and politicsPublished 22 months ago by SHE
The style of this history book is the same as all the Oxford history books that I have read. Most of the book is a dry high-level running commentary of the writer's opinions rather... Read morePublished on August 13, 2012 by Arturo del Swego
In fact, I could not match the author's/contributors' contributions to the world around me. Then again, this is the accepted and received version of islam.Published on January 20, 2012 by David Rasch
This extensive anthology was edited by one of the world's leading scholars on contemporary Islam, who has succeeded in compiling a comprehensive reference on Islam and Islamic... Read morePublished on May 15, 2011 by AWAIR Reviews