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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... his own tribe of Muslims. Such qualities were useful for the tribal leaders of Yathrib at that time, for they had been engaged for years in civil strife and they needed an independent arbiter to act as Abu Bakr (c 570–634)
Roy Jackson. strife and they needed an independent arbiter to act as a peacemaker. They had nothing to lose but much to gain. And so, in 622, Muhammad and his followers migrated from Mecca to Medina. This is known as the Hijra ...
... independently of Abu Bakr and was ruthless in his tactics. Significantly, the defeat of the Hanifa meant that Khalid was now in charge of a large victorious army let loose on the borders of the wealthy Sassanian (Persian) empire and ...
Roy Jackson. While General Khalid often acted independently of Abu Bakr, the Caliph would have been aware of the economic necessity of raiding the wealthy borders, an activity that had been going on for many years previously. The ...
... independently, as in the 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 ...
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