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Stories of the Caliphs free pdf After the death of the Prophet Muhammad, there followed many leaders of the Muslim world who were known as Caliphs. These successors to the Prophet ruled first of all from Medina, then from Damascus and later from Baghdad, over an empire that included a large part of the world. This book includes twenty-seven stories from the lives of those first Caliphs, from the pious Umar ibn al-Khattab to the celebrated Haroun al-Rashid.

About Denys Johnson-Davies

Denys Johnson-Davies (Abdel-Wadoud) is one of the most important translators of Arabic today. He was the first to translate Naguib Mahfouz, Tayeb Saleh, Tawfiq al Hakim, Taha Hussein and Sonallah Ibrahim. Abdel Wahhab Bilal is an Egyptian illustrator who co-illustrated Festivals of Egypt with Tim Loveless.

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Author : Denys Johnson-Davies
Publisher : Bloomsbury Qatar Foundation Publishing
Data Published : 20 December 2010
ISBN : 9992142383
EAN : 9789992142387
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 48 pages
Age + : 18 years
Language : English
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