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1st Edition

The Origin of Islam in Its Christian Environment

ISBN 9781138977785
Published December 18, 2015 by Routledge
236 Pages

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Book Description

First Published in 1968. This volume is a collection of the Gunning Lectures made at Divinity Hall, Edinburgh University in 1925. The aim of the lectures has been to present the origin of Islam against a background of surrounding Christainity.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 The Eastern Church and the Christian Environment of Arabia; Chapter 2 Christianity in South Arabia and its Influence Upon the Arabs in General; Chapter 3 The Beginnings of Muhammad’s Religious Activity; Chapter 4 The Moulding of the Prophet; Chapter 5 The Attitude of the Prophet Towards Christianity; Chapter 6 The Christian Populations at the Arab Conquest; Chapter 7 Christian Influences in Early Islam;

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Richard Bell