Originally published between 1955 and 1981 the volumes in this mini-set include works by G E von Grünebaum, Seyyed Hossein Nasr, F Rahman, and A J Wensinck.
Examining the nature and growth of the cultural tradition of Islam, the volumes in this set cover Islamic life and thought, the role of the Prophet, prophecy in Islam, the Crusades and problems of the twentieth century Arab world.
Volume 1: Islamic Occasionalism and its Critique by Averroes and Aquinas/Majid Fakhry
Volume 2: Islam: Essays in the Nature & growth of a cultural tradition/G E von Grünebaum, translated by K Watson
Volume 3: Science, Democracy & Islam and other essays/Humayun Kabir
Volume 4: Islam and the Arabs/Rom Landau
Volume 5: Islamic Life and Thought/Seyyed Hossein Nasr
Volume 6: Prophecy in Islam: Philosophy and Orthodoxy/F Rahman
Volume 7: The Muslim Creed/A J Wensinck