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The sword of Medina : a novel

Author: Sherry Jones
Publisher: New York : Beaufort Books, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Before dying, Muhammad leaves his jeweled sword to A'isha, telling her to use it in the jihad to come. But what if the jihad is against her own people? This climactic sequel to "The Jewel of Medina" returns to 7th-century Arabia to discover whether, after fighting a civil war, a people can ever truly heal.
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Genre/Form: Biographical fiction
Historical fiction
Fiction
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Named Person: ʻĀʼishah; ʻAlī ibn Abī Ṭālib, Caliph; Muḥammad, Prophet; ʻĀʼishah; ʻAlī ibn Abī Ṭālib, Caliph; Muḥammad, Prophet
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sherry Jones
ISBN: 9780825305207 0825305209
OCLC Number: 319498319
Description: 258 : ill. ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Sherry Jones.

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Before dying, Muhammad leaves his jeweled sword to A'isha, telling her to use it in the jihad to come. But what if the jihad is against her own people? This climactic sequel to "The Jewel of Medina" returns to 7th-century Arabia to discover whether, after fighting a civil war, a people can ever truly heal.

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