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Encyclopedia of Islam and the Muslim World by Richard C. Martin (Editor)This encyclopedia looks at Islam's role in the modern world, doing so in the context of the religion's history and development over the last 13 centuries. Containing thematic articles, biographies of key figures, definitions, illustrations, maps and more, this new encyclopedia fills a need in this key area of religious studies.
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Publication Date: 2003-10-01
The Qur'an by Oliver Leaman (Editor)The Qur'an is the source of inspiration for one of the world's major religions, followed today by over a billion people. This volume assumes no previous knowledge of the Qur'an, Islam or Arabic. Technical terms are explained in the text itself and the style of each entry is designed to be as self-contained as possible. Entries are cross-referenced and many include a brief bibliography.