An introduction to Shi'i Islam: the history and doctrines of Twelver Shi'ism

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G. Ronald, 1985 - Religion - 397 pages
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User Review  - aaduncan - LibraryThing

This is a good overview of Shia Islam, and goes into extreme detail. The only problem is that it can be dry at times. I would recommend this to anyone who wants a more scholarly knowledge of Shia Islam. Read full review

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User Review  - Zachary Moore - Goodreads

An excellent and readable introduction to the history and doctrines of the Shi'a Islam. The fact that the author is an Iranian helps make the book seem more authentic and the voice is less marked by ... Read full review


The Question of the Succession to Muhammad
The Lives of the Imams and Early Divisions among the Shiis
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