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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_Islam

The history of Islam concerns the political, economic, social, and cultural developments of the Islamic civilization. Despite concerns about the reliability of early sources, most historians (non-Muslims) believe that Islam originated in Mecca and Medina at the start of the 7th century. Muslims however believe that it did not start ...

www.islamicity.org/5898/islam-and-islamic-history-and-the-middle-east

This was the Hijrah - anglicized as Hegira - usually, but inaccurately, translated as "Flight" - from which the Muslim era is dated. In fact, the Hijrah was not a flight but a carefully planned migration which marks not only a break in history - the beginning of the Islamic era- but also, for Muhammad and the Muslims, a new way of ...

www.historyworld.net/wrldhis/PlainTextHistories.asp?historyid=aa56

HISTORY OF ISLAM including Islam, Muhammad and the Muslim era, Muslims and Mecca, Muhammad and caliphs, Ali.

www.religionfacts.com/islam/history

Mar 17, 2004 ... History of Islam. The story of Islam starts with the prophet Muhammad. However, Islam rose in a certain historical and geographical context. What was Arabia like before Muhammad and the rise of the Islamic religion? The Arabian Peninsula was originally the home of nomadic peoples who coped with the ...

www.allaboutreligion.org/origin-of-islam.htm

Origin Of Islam. Origin of Islam: According to Secular History The origin of Islam can be traced back to 7th century Saudi Arabia. Islam is thus the youngest of the great world religions. The prophet Muhammad (circa 570-632 A.D.) introduced Islam in 610 A.D. after experiencing what he claimed to be an angelic visitation.

www.patheos.com/library/islam

Islam is a monotheistic religious tradition that developed in the Middle East in the 7th century C.E. Islam, which literally means "surrender" or "submission," was founded on the teachings of the Prophet Muhammad as an expression of surrender to the will of Allah, the creator and sustainer of the world. The Quran, the sacred ...

www.metmuseum.org/toah/hd/isla/hd_isla.htm

Born in Mecca, in western Arabia, Muhammad (ca. 570–632), last in the line of Judeo-Christian prophets, received his first revelation in 610. Muslims believe that the word of God was revealed to him by the archangel Gabriel in Arabic, who said, “Recite in the name of thy Lord …” (Sura 96). These revelations were ...

islam.uga.edu/history.html

A Brief Chronology of Muslim History Although there is much more to Islamic history than military and political history, these are the histories that have tended to capture people's attention, rather than cultural history. Hence, this particular link deals almost entirely with military and political history from the 6th to the 20th  ...

www.bible.ca/islam/islam-history.htm

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. Muhammad was born in approximately AD 570-571. He was born to the powerful tribe of the Quraish in Mekkah (Mecca). His father's name was Abdullah.