The history of Islam concerns the political, economic, social, and cultural
developments of the Islamic civilization. Despite concerns about reliability of
The History of Islam by Professor John Voll of Georgetown University. Originally a
ten page article published in the Encyclopedia of Politics and Religion, ed.
A categorized listing of links to aspects of the history of Islam; also includes
translations of source texts, and articles.
In or about the year 570 the child who would be named Muhammad and who
would become the Prophet of one of the world's great religions, Islam, was born ...
The Encyclopedia of Islamic History (www.historyofislam.com) is the work of
scholars whose intent is to create an enduring record of the role played by Islam
Jan 5, 2014 ... The rise and fall of Muslim empires in the Middle East over 1300 years from the
early 600s to the 1900s.
Muslim version of their own history. Islam, began in Mecca, claimed to be the
revelation of God (Allah) through the angel Gabriel to a man named Muhammad.
Because it is through writing that the Qur'an is transmitted, the Arabic script was
first transformed and beautified in order that it might be worthy of divine ...
Apr 19, 2006 ... This website is for people of various faiths who seek to understand Islam and
Muslims. It contains a lot of brief, yet informative articles about ...
Early Islamic Period: History. Islam arose in the early seventh century under the
leadership of the prophet Muhammad. (In Arabic the word Islam means ...