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  1. Islam in Ethiopia

    Edited by J. S. Trimingham

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

    Published November 29th 2007 by Routledge

  2. Islam and the Divine Comedy

    By Miguel Asin Palacios

    When first published in 1926 this book aroused much controversy. The theory expounded in the book was that Islamic sources in general, and the writings of Ibn al-`Arabi in particular, formed the basis of Dante’s poem Divine Comedy, the poem which symbolised the whole culture of medieval...

    Published November 29th 2007 by Routledge

  3. 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

  4. Islam

    Beliefs and Institutions

    By Henri Lammens

    In this book, originally published in 1929, Lammens is primarily concerned with the problem of Mohammad’s personality and prophetic career – one of the central issues of Islamic history. He argues that Mohammad’s career must be considered within the context of the urban and mercantile society...

    Published November 29th 2007 by Routledge

  5. Law and Institutions: Mini-set B 6 vols

    Routledge Library Editions: Islam

    Edited by Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Islam

    Originally published between 1925 and 1987 the volumes in this mini-set include works by J N D Anderson, Carolyn Fluehr-Lobban, Austin Kennett, Henri Lammens and Alexander Russell....

    Published November 29th 2007 by Routledge

  6. 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

  7. Revelation and Reason in Islam

    By A.J. Arberry

    Originally published in 1957. The "Scholastic Problem" was the focus of much debate in Islam for some centuries before it became the chief crux of learned discussion in medieval Christianity. When originally published this volume was the first survey of the subject to appear in English. It...

    Published November 29th 2007 by Routledge

  8. 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

  9. Mohammed and Charlemagne

    By Henri Pirenne

    This posthumous work of the renowned scholar Henri Pirenne (originally published in 1939) offered a new and decisive explanation of the evolution of Europe from the time of Constantine to that of Charlemagne. His revolutionary ideas overthrew many of the most cherished conceptions concerning...

    Published November 29th 2007 by Routledge

  10. Companion to the Qur'an

    Based on the Arberry Translation

    By W.M. Watt

    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