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  1. Islam and the Arabs

    By Rom Landau

    Originally published in 1958, this volume covers important aspects of Islamic history and culture: Arabia before the Prophet The Prophet The Koran and Islam The Caliphate From the Caliphate to the end of the Ottoman The Crusades The Maghreb Muslim Spain The Sharia Philosophy The Sciences...

    Published November 29th 2007 by Routledge

  2. The Ship of Sulaiman

    Originally published 1972. The Ship of Sulaiman is an account of a Persian embassy which went to Siam in the latter part of the seventeenth century. The work is a translation of a manuscript in the British Museum, and is an account put together by a scrfibe who accompanied the mission to Siam. The...

    Published November 29th 2007 by Routledge

  3. Muslim Saints and Mystics

    Episodes from the Tadhkirat al-Auliya' (Memorial of the Saints)

    By Farid al-Din Attar

    This is a major work of Islamic mysticism by the great thirteenth-century Persian poet, Farid al-Din Attar. Translated by A J Arberry, Attar’s work and thought is set in perspective in a substantial introduction....

    Published November 29th 2007 by Routledge

  4. The Muslim Creed

    Its Genesis and Historical Development

    By A J Wensinck

    First published in 2008. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 29th 2007 by Routledge

  5. The Guide for the Perplexed

    Moses Maimonides

    By Leon Roth

    Originally published in 1948. Moses Maimonides was one of the most powerful philosophers of the Middle Ages. The philosophical basis which he elaborated for Judaism had a profound influence on mediaeval Christian thinkers. This volume describes the full background of Maimonides’s thinking in its...

    Published November 29th 2007 by Routledge

  6. The Philosophy of Ibn 'Arabi

    By Rom Landau

    Originally published 1959. Ibn ‘Arabi is one of the most significant thinkers of Islam. Yet he is far less widely known in the Western world than Ibn Sina, Al-Ghazali, Ibn Rushd or even Al Farabi. This volume provides original interpretations and illustrations to some of Ibn ‘Arabi’s ideas, as...

    Published November 29th 2007 by Routledge

  7. Muslim Institutions

    By Maurice Gaudefroy-Demombynes

    Originally published in 1967, this Companion is designed to help readers of the Qur’an by giving them necessary background information. An account is given of ideas peculiar to the Qur’an, and the main variant interpretations are noted. A full index of Qur’anic proper names and an index of words...

    Published November 29th 2007 by Routledge

  8. Sufism

    An Account of the Mystics of Islam

    By A.J. Arberry

    Originally published in 1950. Thinkers such as Ghazali and Ibn `Arabi, poets such as Ibn al-Farid, Rumi, Hafiz and Jami were greatly inspired by the lives and sayings of the early Sufis. This book was the first short history of Sufism to be published in any language, illustrating the development...

    Published November 29th 2007 by Routledge

  9. Rumi The Persian, The Sufi

    By A. Reza Arasteh

    Originally published in 1965. This volume presents a systematic study of Rumi’s rebirth into a total being. By studying the elements of Persian culture, as well as the unique writings of Rumi, the author reveals the characteristics of maturity, the qualities of final integration in identity,...

    Published November 29th 2007 by Routledge

  10. Islam and Christianity Today

    A Contribution to Dialogue

    By W M Watt

    In this volume, originally published in 1983, W Montgomery Watt looks at the meeting of Christianity and Islam, how they see and have seen each other, and considers how they can aid each other in dealing with the problems of the world today. He emphasizes those beliefs which Christianity and...

    Published November 29th 2007 by Routledge