Fifty Key Figures in Islam
Routledge, 27/09/2006 - 280 من الصفحات
The perfect resource for those wishing to learn more about the Muslim culture, its people and its teachings, Fifty Key Figures in Islam explores the lives and thoughts of fifty influential individuals in Islam and surveys a heritage that spans 1,500 years.
Covering key figures such as the Prophet Muhammad, Suleiman 'the Magnificent' and El-Hajj Malik El-Shabazz (Malcolm X), the entry for each figure includes:
Fully cross-referenced for ease of use, this clearly presented work is ideal for those interested in or studying the area, and could not have come at a more fascinating time in history for Islam.
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... Egypt by Napoleon Bonaparte in 1798: 'the first armed inroad of Europe on the Arab near East since the Crusades'. The event is 5 significant in that it began the period of Western intervention in the Islamic world and completely ...
... Egypt, Libya, Iraq, and the armies of Persia. Umar was born in Mecca around 581 to the Adi clan of the Quraysh tribe. He belonged to a family of average class, but he nonetheless was able to read, and was well known for his physical ...
... Egypt fell in 640. Many of the population of Syria were of Arab origin and, though Christian, perceived the Muslim invaders as just one of many of the varied Christian sects that existed at the time. On the whole, the Syrians were not ...
... Egypt, his cousin as governor in Kufa, and another cousin as governor of Basra. On the whole, these were competent administrators, but the accusations of nepotism were nonetheless unavoidable. This was not helped by the fact that Uthman ...
... Egypt and assumed the caliphate after Ali was assassinated in 661. Mu'awiya's contribution to Islam lies mainly in restoring unity to the Muslim empire, by no means an easy feat. He made Damascus the capital of the Umayyad caliphate and ...
Shah WaliAllah 17031762
Sir Sayyid Ahmad Khan 18171898
Sir Muhammad Iqbal 18731938
Hasan alBana 19061949
Hasan AlTurabi b 1932
Rachid Ghannoushi b 1941
alFarabi Abu Nasr Avennasar c 870950
Salah alDin Saladin 11381193
Muhammad ibn Arabi 11651240
Ibn Taymiyya 12631328
Suleiman the Magnificent c 14941566
Iqbal Muhammad 18731938
Mulla SadraSadr alDin Shirazi c 15721640
alShafii Muhammad 768820