This timely, exquisitely researched guide to Islam explores the defining characteristics of Islam, comparing Jesus to Muhammad, and covering a wide range of topics, including war, women, mysticism, and martyrdom. (Islam)Entering Islam through the same biblical door Muhammad did, this book introduces readers with Christian or Jewish backgrounds to one of the worlda#39;s largest, most active, and--in the West--least understood religions.
|Title||:||Islam, a Guide for Jews and Christians|
|Author||:||Francis E. Peters|
|Publisher||:||Princeton University Press - 2003|