In volume III of Ibn Kathir's chronology of Muhammad's life covers, amongst other events, an account of the Jews of Medina; an account of the institution of hijab; and messages sent by the Prophet to foreign rulers inviting them to Islam.
For over twenty years, Garnet has published `The Great Books of Islamic Civilization', a series in collaboration with the Muhammad Bin Hamad Al Thani Center for Muslim Contribution to Civilization at Hamad Bin Khalifa University, Qatar. Featuring major works by great scholars from Islam's Golden Age, these volumes cover a wide range of subjects such as law, theology, jurisprudence, history, politics, literature, medicine, astronomy, optics, and geography. The series comprises twenty-four titles to date, translated and edited by eminent experts in their respective fields, and is amongst the most notable collections of early Islamic literature available in print today.
Publisher: Garnet Publishing Ltd
Number of pages: 424
Dimensions: 240 x 170 mm
Edition: New edition