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TJH's Shelf rated it 4 years ago
Highly accessible piece of work into the early history of Islam although I did have my doubts as to its accuracy and detail. Still, considering that it's such a complicated history and that as Hazleton acknowledged, she drew heavily from a 39-volume translation of al-Tabari's historical account of e...
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Wanda's Book Reviews rated it 7 years ago
Having recently read Zealot, written by a Muslim author about Jesus, I felt it was only fair that I also read The First Muslim by a Jewish author about Mohammed. Now I just need a book about Judaism by a Christian author to complete the hat-trick! You need to be on the outside looking in if you w...
Chrissie's Books
Chrissie's Books rated it 9 years ago
NO SPOILERS:On completion: Much of what we know about Muhammad and those closest to him was passed down from generation to generation verbally. This book presents their lives in the same manner. The author relates these very same tales to the reader. This is captivating story telling for adults. You...
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