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It is a good read, still in the middle of it, but some of the things I read seemed quite a bit far-fetched such as the fact he split the Moon in half (no hating, I'm a Muslim too) but it was just hard to put my head around the fact that such miracles happened then but don't happen any more...it may bee true to some degree but I think that the way Lings has worded it has made it seem...uhh... 

Review: Muhammad: His Life Based on the Earliest Sources

User Review  - Lina Samsudin - Goodreads

A good book for those who want a quick but enjoyable read on the seerah of Rasulullah saw. As a muslim reading it, I appreciate that it attempted to provide glimpses of intimate accounts of the ... Read full review

Review: Muhammad: His Life Based on the Earliest Sources

User Review  - JS Found - Goodreads

A biography written in religious style. Good as an introduction if you are new to Islam, as I am. Not a critical biography; it reads like a biography from a believer, not that there's anything wrong ... Read full review

Review: Muhammad: His Life Based on the Earliest Sources

User Review  - Mary - Goodreads

This was the first time I have read so much about Muhammad so I am not qualified to rate. I give 4 stars based on what I learned from the book and what others have said about it's credibility. I took ... Read full review

Review: Muhammad: His Life Based on the Earliest Sources

User Review  - Stephanie Djohar - Goodreads

Martin Lings is a successful writer who tells the biography of Muhammad with a wonderful mix between science, humanity and faith. Read full review

Review: Muhammad: His Life Based on the Earliest Sources

User Review  - Hamza - Goodreads

I really liked the narrative structure of this book, as well as the relative wealth of information included for a single volume, but I did have a few nitpicks about it. For one, the history isn't ... Read full review

Review: Muhammad: His Life Based on the Earliest Sources

User Review  - Yeoldefoole - Goodreads

an excellent and sympathetic book Read full review

Review: Muhammad: His Life Based on the Earliest Sources

User Review  - John Hebenton - Goodreads

I really enjoyed this. the KJV styloe of english in the quotes from the sources was quaint. But a good place to start. Read full review

Review: Muhammad: His Life Based on the Earliest Sources

User Review  - سامي هاشم - Goodreads

Excellent seerah. Very amusing classical language. Read full review

Review: Muhammad: His Life Based on the Earliest Sources

User Review  - Noor Saadeh - Goodreads

Very good after a dry start. Reads more like novel and one is constantly turning the page to see what happens next. Read full review


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