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Al-Qur'an: A Contemporary Translation

By: Ahmed Ali

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Princeton University Press, July 2001:

Seller ID: BB0248499


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Fast facts on Islam

By: Ankerberg, John

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Eugene, Oregon : Harvest House Publishers, c2001.:

Seller ID: BB0225958


Authors John Ankerberg and John Weldon know just the questions readers are asking about Islam, and they provide brief, incisive answers. Using their unique Q-and-A style, Ankerberg and Weldon reveal who Muhammad was and how Islam got started, what Muslims believe about God, the relationship between Christianity and Islam, where the Qur'an came from, and how Islamic beliefs are related to recent acts of terrorism. Included are discussions of such questions as: View more info

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Muhammad

By: Armstrong, Karen

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York : Atlas Books/HarperCollins, c2006.:

Seller ID: BB0243150


Muhammad was born in 570 CE, and over the following sixty years built a thriving spiritual community, laying the foundations of a religion that changed the course of world history. There is more historical data on his life than on that of the founder of any other major faith, and yet his story is little known.Karen Armstrong's immaculately researched new biography of Muhammad will enable readers to understand the true origins and spirituality of a faith that is all... View more info

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Islam: A Short History

By: Armstrong, Karen

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Random House Publishing Group, August 2000:

Seller ID: BB0245143


No religion in the modern world is as feared and misunderstood as Islam. It haunts the popular Western imagination as an extreme faith that promotes authoritarian government, female oppression, civil war, and terrorism. Karen Armstrong's short history offers a vital corrective to this narrow view. The distillation of years of thinking and writing about Islam, it demonstrates that the world's fastest-growing faith is a much richer and more complex phenomenon than its mode... View more info

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Nine parts of desire

By: Brooks, Geraldine

Price: $6.50

Publisher: New York : Anchor Books, 1996.:

Seller ID: BB0237847


With a New Afterword As a prizewinning foreign correspondent for "The Wall Street Journal," Geraldine Brooks spent six years covering the Middle East through wars, insurrections, and the volcanic upheaval of resurgent fundamentalism. Yet for her, headline events were only the backdrop to a less obvious but more enduring drama: the daily life of Muslim women. Nine Parts of Desire""is the story of Brooks' intrepid journey toward an understanding of the women behind the... View more info

Understanding Islam

By: Emerick, Yahiya J.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Imprint Unknown, 2001:

Seller ID: BB0247375


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Jasmine and stars

By: Keshavarz, Fatemeh

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, c2007.:

Seller ID: BB0236467


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Islam

By: Kheirabadi, Masoud

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Chelsea House Pub, February 2004:

Seller ID: BB0244359


The volumes in the new series Religions of the World surveys religions that have had a major impact on the history of the world and that continue to play a role in relationships between nations and ethnic groups. All aspects--including roots and founding, primary beliefs and cultural activities, the way the faiths are viewed by the rest of the world, and the experience of growing up as a member of the religion--are be examined. Based in the same scriptures as both Judais... View more info