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The Koran handbook : an annotated translation

Author: Nicolas Starkovsky
Publisher: New York : Algora Pub., 2005.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This complete yet accessible translation of the Koran is designed as a teaching tool to explain in an analytical fashion the creed of nearly one billion people. Based on the most moderate Sunni tradition, it includes factual descriptions of Shi'ism, Sufism and other important distinctions"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Electronic resource
Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Handbooks and manuals
Handbooks, manuals, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Koran. English.
Koran handbook.
New York : Algora Pub., 2005
(DLC) 2005000280
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Nicolas Starkovsky
ISBN: 0875863787 9780875863788 1281395463 9781281395467
OCLC Number: 742514064
Description: 1 online resource (xxx, 544 pages)
Contents: The foundation of Islamic belief --
Eschatology and apocalypsis --
Stories about the prophets --
Attitude toward the other religions --
Doxologies --
Legal matters --
Fighting in the way of God.
Other Titles: Qurʼan.
Responsibility: by Nicolas Starkovsky.
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"This complete yet accessible translation of the Koran is designed as a teaching tool to explain in an analytical fashion the creed of nearly one billion people. Based on the most moderate Sunni tradition, it includes factual descriptions of Shi'ism, Sufism and other important distinctions"--Provided by publisher.

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