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Islam, an historical introduction

Author: Gerhard Endress
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Hailed as a concise survey of Islamic history and culture, An Introduction to Islam covers everything from Islamic theology and law to the development of the Arabic, Persian, and Turkish languages,  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gerhard Endress
ISBN: 0231126832 9780231126830
OCLC Number: 54693313
Language Note: Translation of: Der Islam, eine Einführung in seine Geschichte. 3. überarb. Aufl. München : C.H. Beck, 1997.
Description: vii, 301 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: I Introduction: The Concept and Unity of Islamic History II Europe and Islam: The HIstory of a Science III Islam: Religion and Legal System IV The Islamic World: Society and Economy V A Regional View of Islamic History VI Periods of Islamic History VII Appendix: Languages, Names and the Calendar of Islam VII Chronological Table
Other Titles: Islam, eine Einführung in seine Geschichte.
Responsibility: Gerhard Endress ; translated by Carole Hillenbrand.

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