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The Succession to Muhammad ePub ☆ Download Ô feedmarkformulate ñ [Reading] ➮ The Succession to Muhammad ➶ Madelung – Feedmarkformulate.co.uk In a comprehensive study of early Islamic history Wilferd Madelung examines the conflict which developed after Muhammad's death for the leadersNter Muslim war The outcome of the war which marked the demise of the reign of the Early Companions resulted in the lasting schism between Sunnite and Shi'ite Islam Contrary to recent scholarly trends the author brings out Ali's early claim to legitimate succession which gained support from th At the moment I am delving into the Shia' side of Islam I am a muslim neither Sunni nor Shia' For the last five years I studied a lot of the Sunni side but I had wanted to balance what I found with the views of Shia's Anyway this book is excellent I am glad that it is written by a non muslim because unfortunately many of the books about this era tend to be biased depending on where the muslim author stands It is a scholarly work and brings in many sources from many standpoints not all good or bad for either Sunni or Shia By bringing in these sources the author is able to put forward a rounded view and is also able to give positive and negative criticisms of the main players something that is frowned upon by certain muslims The one drawback about this book is that you can lose track with all the sources and it is worthwhile to re read certain parts I haven't finished the book yet I am up to Ali and the battle of the Camel but this is a book that I can't put down

The Succession to MuhammadNter Muslim war The outcome of the war which marked the demise of the reign of the Early Companions resulted in the lasting schism between Sunnite and Shi'ite Islam Contrary to recent scholarly trends the author brings out Ali's early claim to legitimate succession which gained support from th At the moment I am delving into the Shia' side of Islam I am a muslim neither Sunni nor Shia' For the last five years I studied a lot of the Sunni side but I had wanted to balance what I found with the views of Shia's Anyway this book is excellent I am glad that it is written by a non muslim because unfortunately many of the books about this era tend to be biased depending on where the muslim author stands It is a scholarly work and brings in many sources from many standpoints not all good or bad for either Sunni or Shia By bringing in these sources the author is able to put forward a rounded view and is also able to give positive and negative criticisms of the main players something that is frowned upon by certain muslims The one drawback about this book is that you can lose track with all the sources and it is worthwhile to re read certain parts I haven't finished the book yet I am up to Ali and the battle of the Camel but this is a book that I can't put down

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The Succession to Muhammad » In a comprehensive study of early Islamic history Wilferd Madelung examines the conflict which developed after Muhammad's death for the leadership of the Muslim community He pursues the history of this conflict through the reign of the four 'Rightly Guided' caliphs to its climax in the first i Interesting pdf Ñ The Succession to Muhammad ½ Madelung

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Madelung ½ The Succession to Muhammad text E Shi'a and offers a convincing reinterpretation of early Islamic history This book will make a major contribution to the debate over succession Wilferd Madelung's book The Succession to Muhammad has been awarded the Best Book of the Year prize by the Islamic Republic of Iran for the year 1997 This book looks at the most controversial matter after the prophets death and provides historical and logical reasons as to who really deserved to lead the muslim ummah after the prophettruth ultimately prevails and for those who search for it will surely find it