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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... example, Yusuf Ali and N.J. Dawood. Second, there are many hadith (sayings of Muhammad) that are now available in English. The selection by Thomas Cleary is a good introduction to some of the Prophet's best-known hadith. References. The ...
... example, Armstrong comes from the perspective of someone who was once a Catholic nun, who maintains a deep spiritual and mystical attachment that comes through, whereas Rodinson is an atheist Jewish Marxist, who adopts an ideological ...
... example of Muhammad by not exacting revenge against his enemies (the same could not be said of General Khalid). For example, after the revolt in Yemen was crushed, their leader al-Aswad al-Ansi's life was not only spared but he was set ...
... example of General Khalid. This poor communication network together with what proved to be a rapid spread of Islam beyond the Arabian borders, would prove to be a problem later on. Nonetheless, the fact that the experiment of the ...
... example of just how much power a Caliph could wield. Abu Ubayda, for his part, defeated a large Byzantine army at the Battle of Yarmuk in 637, leading to the conquest of Syria and, from there, also Egypt fell in 640. Many of the ...
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