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Muhammad at Medina

Author: W Montgomery Watt; Mahmoud Saba
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon Press, 1956.
Series: '">"Sequel to Muhammad at Mecca."
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Muhammad at Medina was written by W. Montgomery Watt as a sequel to his Muhammad at Mecca and the two works together constitute a comprehensive history of the Life of Muhammad and the origins of the Islamic Community. The author has examined a vast mass of scholarly discussion and in this pioneering work he has attempted to answer many questions that have hardly been raised in the past. He has endeavored to write so  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
History
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Watt, W. Montgomery (William Montgomery).
Muhammad at Medina.
Oxford, Clarendon Press [1962]
(OCoLC)609895337
Named Person: Muḥammad, Prophet; Muhammad, the prophet.; Muhammad, Prophet.; Mahomet, le prophète; Muḥammad, Prophet; Muḥammad; Muhammad, Prophet; Mohammed.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: W Montgomery Watt; Mahmoud Saba
OCLC Number: 3456619
Notes: "Sequel to Muhammad at Mecca."
Description: xiv, 418 pages : map ; 23 cm
Contents: The provocation of Quraysh ---
The failure of the Meccan ripost ---
The winning of the Meccans ---
The unifying of the Arabs ---
The internal politics of Medina ---
Muḥammad and the Jews ---
The character of the Islamic state ---
The reform of the social structure ---
The new religion ---
The man and his greatness ---
Excursus.
Series Title: "Sequel to Muhammad at Mecca."
Responsibility: by W. Montgomery Watt.

Abstract:

Muhammad at Medina was written by W. Montgomery Watt as a sequel to his Muhammad at Mecca and the two works together constitute a comprehensive history of the Life of Muhammad and the origins of the Islamic Community. The author has examined a vast mass of scholarly discussion and in this pioneering work he has attempted to answer many questions that have hardly been raised in the past. He has endeavored to write so as to be easily understood by the historian who has no knowledge of Arabic.

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