These vibrant books take the reader into the history of a specific religion, placing it in a cultural perspective. Written by scholars in their field, the series gives the uninitiated a first encounter while fostering a respect for different backgrounds. Learn about the prophet Mohammed and the expansion of Islam, its culture, and its basic tenets.

The World of Islam (Rh) 2001, Chelsea House Publications, Philadelphia, PA

ISBN-13: 9780791066270