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- Tectum Verlag 2014; US$ 23.13
In 2001, a music theatre production exploring Islam's early history from a female perspective was shut down before it reached the stage. The cancellation of A´sha and the Women of Madina by Rotterdam's Independent Theatre (O.T.) generated a media storm as speculations about censorship mounted. To unravel this performative non-event, this dissertation... more...
- Princeton University Press 2013; US$ 75.00
This is the first encyclopedic guide to the history of relations between Jews and Muslims around the world from the birth of Islam to today. Richly illustrated and beautifully produced, the book features more than 150 authoritative and accessible articles by an international team of leading experts in history, politics, literature, anthropology, and... more...
- Kube Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 0.99
This concise biography provides an inspiring introduction to the exemplary personality of the Prophet of Islam. This was the last book written by the late Khurram Murad as a final part of a trio on the Holy Qur'an, and the life and message of the Prophet Muhammad (pbuh). more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 44.95
Muhammad b. ?Umar al-Waqidi was a Muslim scholar, born in Medina in the 1st Century. Of his several writings the most significant is the Kitab al-Maghazi, one of the earliest standard histories of the life of the Prophet. Translated into English for the first time, Rizwi Faizer makes available this key text to a new, English-speaking audience.... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 145.00
Using four key events in the life of Muhammad to exemplify themes that were important to medieval Islamic civilization, this book examines: the story of Muhammad?s conception; his first public preaching and his alleged choice of 'Al? as his successor; the account of a warning sent by one of Muhammad?s companions to the Meccans of his impending attack;... more...
- Wiley 2013; US$ 69.95
In his quest for the historical Muhammad, Zeitlin's chief aim is to catch glimpses of the birth of Islam and the role played by its extraordinary founder. Islam, as its Prophet came to conceive it, was a strict and absolute monotheism. How Muhammad had arrived at this view is not a problem for Muslims, who believe that the Prophet received a revelation... more...
- Atlantic Books Ltd 2013; US$ 14.57
Muhammad's was a life of almost unparalleled historical importance; yet for all the iconic power of his name, the intensely dramatic story of the prophet of Islam is not well known. In The First Muslim , Lesley Hazleton brings him vibrantly to life. Drawing on early eyewitness sources and on history, politics, religion, and psychology, she renders... more...