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First published between 1832 and 1994, this 6 volume set examines the history of Islam in a variety of regions across the world. Spanning continents from Africa, to Asia, North America and Europe, and ranging from 19th century ethnographical studies to modern day historical research, these titles not only show the diversity within this global religion, but also how the study of Islam has changed over time. The titles in this set will be of interest to those studying the history of Islam as well as those who wish to interrogate the study of religion and international communities itself.

  • Islam in India: or the Q?n?n-i-Isl?m The Customs of the Musalm?ns of India book cover

    Islam in India

    or the Q?n?n-i-Isl?m The Customs of the Musalm?ns of India

    By Ja'far Sharif

    Edited by William Crooke

    First published in 1832, this work was at the time considered an authoritative account of the beliefs and practices of the Musalmᾱns of India. This 1921 reprint includes an introduction from the editor, Dr William Crooke, which presents what is known about both Ja’far Sharif and the translator, G.…

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  • Islam in Tropical Africa book cover

    Islam in Tropical Africa

    Edited by I. M. Lewis

    First published in 1980, this second edition of Islam in Tropical Africa presents specialist studies of the history and sociology of Muslim communities in Africa south of the Sahara. The studies cover an extensive and range of time and place, and include consideration of particular aspects of…

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  • Spanish Islam: A History of the Moslems in Spain book cover

    Spanish Islam

    A History of the Moslems in Spain

    By Reinhart Dozy

    Originally published in 1913, this book contains the English translation of Reinhardt’s Dozy’s notable work, Histoire des Musalman’s d’Espagne. First published in 1861, this comprehensive work chronicles the extensive history of Islam in Spain. The introduction by the translator provides a useful…

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  • Studies in West African Islamic History: The Cultivators of Islam book cover

    Studies in West African Islamic History

    The Cultivators of Islam

    Edited by John Ralph Willis

    First published in 1979, this first of three volumes examines the many means and figures through which Islam was cultivated in West Africa over a prolonged period. It combines the work from eminent scholars in the field, most of which have travelled widely in the historic region of Western Sudan.…

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  • Islam in West Africa: Religion, Society and Politics to 1800 book cover

    Islam in West Africa

    Religion, Society and Politics to 1800

    By Nehemia Levtzion

    First published in 1994, this volume brings together essays from the celebrated scholar of African history, Nehemia Levtzion. The articles cover a wide range of themes including Islamization, Islam in politics, Islamic revolutions and the work of the historian in studying this field. This…

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    Islam in North America

    A Sourcebook

    Edited by Michael A. Köszegi, J. Gordon Melton

    First published in 1992, this book focuses on the Muslim community and how it has developed in North America. Divided into eight sections, it traces the history of the Muslim community in North America from the nineteenth century to the end of the twentieth-century and examines different aspects of…

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    Routledge Library Editions: International Islam

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    First published between 1913 and 1994, this 6 volume set examines the history of Islam in a variety of regions across the world. Spanning continents from Africa, to Asia, North America and Europe, and ranging from 19th century ethnographical studies to modern day historical research, these titles…

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