Publisher: Oxford University Press Place of Publication: Oxford Date of Publication: 1986 Language: English ISBN: 978-0198880172 Number of Copies: 1 Author: Gibb, H. A. R.

Combining a scholar’s command of fact with a narrator’s ease of style, the noted scholar H.A.R. Gibb presents an historic survey of Islam, from the days of the prophet, through the religion’s spread in Asia and Africa, to its confrontation with the modern world.