Synopses & Reviews
The Koran descended upon a single man in the brief period of 23 years, during which Muhammad managed to unite the peoples of Arabia in one of historys great religious movements. Follow Muhammads accomplishments and assess his great influence on Islam in this heavily illustrated account of his life, teachings, and contributions. This introduction to the teachings of Islam through the biography of its great prophet is a story that will captivate and inform curious Westerners. Featured throughout are illuminated pages of the Koran, art reproductions, maps, and color photographyall bringing Muhammads remarkable contributions to life.