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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... succeeded the Prophet Muhammad as leader of the Muslim community. Abu Bakr ruled for only two years until his death in 634. 8 ABU BAKR ABU BAKR (c.570–634)
ruled for only two years until his death in 634. He is the first of the four 'Rightly-Guided Caliphs' (Rashidun) who ruled the Muslim community from 632 ...
with the death of the Prophet the tribes would return to the old system of rule by a council of tribal leaders and the old tribal ties and way of life would ...
... of caliph continued after Abu Bakr's death demonstrates that people on the whole were at least satisfied with the system. See also: Umar ibn al-Khattab.
With the death of Abu Bakr in 634, the two leading Muslims were Umar and General Khalid (see Abu Bakr). Abu Bakr had designated Umar as his successor and, ...