Muhammad and the Origins of Islam

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State University of New York Press, Apr 6, 1994 - Reference - 334 pages
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An inquiry into the religious environment of the person Muslims hail as the “Envoy of God” and an attempt to trace his progress along the path from paganism to that distinctive form of monotheism called Islam.

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About the author (1994)

F. E. Peters is Professor and Chair of the Department of Near Eastern Languages and Literature and History at New York University’s Near Eastern Center. He has written a number of books, including The Children of Abraham: Judaism, Christianity, and Islam; Jerusalem; and Judaism, Christianity, and Islam: The Classical Texts and Their Interpretation. Most recently, he has published a three-volume history of Mecca and the celebrated Islamic pilgrimage called the Hajj.

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