Muhammad (Penguin Religion)

Muhammad (Penguin Religion) by Maxime Rodinson epub pdf fb2

Title: Muhammad (Penguin Religion)
Author: Maxime Rodinson
ISBN10: 0140249648
ISBN13: 978-0140249644
Publisher: Penguin Uk; 2 edition (January 1996)
Language: English
Subcategory: Middle East
Size PDF: 1430 kb
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Pages: 432 pages
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Muhammad (Penguin Religion) by Maxime Rodinson

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This is an account of Mohammad's life and is also the study of the impact of an ideology upon a society. Seventh century Arabia, although fragmented and in many respects primitive, was moving towards a settled economy. The ideology of Islam - calling for submission to the will of God - moulded this nation into unity and into a conquering force which, within a hundred years of Mohammad's death, subdued an area stretching from the Pyrenees to the borders of China.