skip to content
Islam Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Islam

Author: Paul Lunde
Publisher: London ; New York : DK Pub., 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Includes a section of profiles of the "leading Muslim countries of the world today."
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Lunde
ISBN: 0789487977 9780789487971 0751373419 9780751373417
OCLC Number: 49793572
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 192 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 26 cm
Contents: Islam in context --
The Islamic faith --
History of the Islamic world --
Islamic art and science --
Modernity and tradition --
The Islamic world today --
Chronology.
Responsibility: Paul Lunde.
More information:

Abstract:

This comprehensive study traces the emergence of Islam in the Middle East in the early 7th century and its subsequent impact on world history through its rapid spread across Africa, Europe, Asia and  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

An incisive, accessible and timely introduction to the world of Islam and its impact on modern geo-politics. Includes details on Islamic history, social and cultural values, traditions and its Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(3)

User lists with this item (3)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/49793572> # Islam
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "49793572" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> ; # London
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1730294> ; # Islamic civilization
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/979776> ; # Islam
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/BP50> ;
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh87000556> ; # Islam--History
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/297/e21/> ;
    schema:bookEdition "1st American ed." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/108651434> ; # Paul Lunde
    schema:datePublished "2002" ;
    schema:description "Includes a section of profiles of the "leading Muslim countries of the world today.""@en ;
    schema:description "Islam in context -- The Islamic faith -- History of the Islamic world -- Islamic art and science -- Modernity and tradition -- The Islamic world today -- Chronology."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1052758> ;
    schema:genre "History"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Islam"@en ;
    schema:productID "49793572" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/49793572#PublicationEvent/london_new_york_dk_pub_2002> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1052758#Agent/dk_pub> ; # DK Pub.
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780789487971> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780751373417> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA2Y6452> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/49793572> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> # London
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "London" ;
    .

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh87000556> # Islam--History
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Islam--History"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1730294> # Islamic civilization
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Islamic civilization"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/979776> # Islam
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Islam"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/108651434> # Paul Lunde
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1943" ;
    schema:familyName "Lunde" ;
    schema:givenName "Paul" ;
    schema:name "Paul Lunde" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780751373417>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0751373419" ;
    schema:isbn "9780751373417" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780789487971>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0789487977" ;
    schema:isbn "9780789487971" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.