Muhammad: His Life Based on the Earliest Sources

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Islamic Texts Society, 1983 - Muslims - 359 pages
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Martin Lings life of Muhammed is based on Arabic sources of the eight and ninth centuries, of which some passages are translated here for the first time.

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I started reading books on Muhammad, because I wanted to know the man. Not know what he has accomplished - but to know what we aren't conventionally taught and told about him. My knowledge about him ... Read full review

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a really profound book...good for who any one who wants to know prophetic history. Read full review

Contents

The House of God page
1
A Great Loss
4
Quraysh of the Hollow
6
Copyright

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Martin Lings (1909-2005) was a renowned British scholar who taught at several European universities and the University of Cairo. He was the keeper of Oriental manuscripts in the British Museum and the British Library and the author of numerous books on religion and spirituality, including The Book of Certainty, What is Sufism?, Ancient Beliefs and Modern Superstitions, and the internationally acclaimed Muhammad: His Life Based on the Earliest Sources.

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