The Illustrated Guide to Islam
History, Philosophy, Traditions, Teachings, Art and ArchitectureBook - 2012
An in-depth study of the history, ideology, culture and traditions of Islam, discussing the core beliefs, practices and sacred texts central to the religion, and the significance of holy sites, prayer, fasting and pilgrimage. Explores the rich cultural heritage of the Islamic world, with examples of spectacular artistic and architectural achievements show in 1000 paintings and photographs.
Publisher: Leicestershire : Lorenz Books, 
Copyright Date: ©2012
Branch Call Number: 297 B637
Characteristics: 512 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 22 cm