UNDERSTANDING ISLAM

ORIGINS, BELIEFS, PRACTICES, HOLY TEXTS, SACRED PLACES

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This concise and accessible introduction describes and explains the development of Islam, its key principles, sacred texts, rituals and practices, and the rich expressions of holiness that the faith encompasses.
ISBN: 1903296749
Publisher: DUNCAN BAIRD PUBLISHERS
Subtitle: ORIGINS, BELIEFS, PRACTICES, HOLY TEXTS, SACRED PLACES
Author: MATTHEW S. GORDON

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1903296749

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2002

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112

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Matthew S. Gordon is Associate Professor in the Department of History at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio He is the author of The BreakIng of a Thousand Swords (SUNY Press, 2001) and co-editor, with L. Carl Brown, of Franca-Arab Encounters (A.U.B. Press, 1996).

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