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Muslim Law

An Historical Introduction to the Law of Inheritance

By Alexander David Russell

Routledge – 2008 – 288 pages

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This volume, orginally published in 1925, outlines the historical development of the Muslim law of inheritance in pre-Islamic Law. It discusses the ranking of heirs and guardians, reforms introduced by Muhammad, subsequent development of the law, and rise of the orthodox schools.

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Name: Muslim Law: An Historical Introduction to the Law of Inheritance (Paperback)Routledge 
Description: By Alexander David Russell. This volume, orginally published in 1925, outlines the historical development of the Muslim law of inheritance in pre-Islamic Law. It discusses the ranking of heirs and guardians, reforms introduced by Muhammad, subsequent development of the law, and...
Categories: Social & Cultural History, Islamic Law, Major Works