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The Resource After the prophet : the epic story of the Shia-Sunni split in Islam, Lesley Hazleton

After the prophet : the epic story of the Shia-Sunni split in Islam, Lesley Hazleton

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After the prophet : the epic story of the Shia-Sunni split in Islam
Title
After the prophet
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the epic story of the Shia-Sunni split in Islam
Statement of responsibility
Lesley Hazleton
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Balancing past and present, Hazelton shows how 7th-century events are alive in Middle Eastern hearts and minds today as though they had just happened, shaping modern headlines from Iran's Islamic Revolution to the civil war in Iraq
Summary
Explains the origins of the Shia and Sunni conflict, describing how a seventh-century struggle between the supporters of the late Muhammad's family members erupted in a massacre at Karbala that became a central part of Shia Islam
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330711
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DLC
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1945-
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Hazleton, Lesley
Dewey number
297.8/04209
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
BP55
LC item number
H42 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Islam
  • Caliphate
  • Muḥammad
  • ʻĀʼishah
  • ʻAlī ibn Abī Ṭālib
  • Shīʻah
  • Sunnites
Target audience
adult
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the epic story of the Shia-Sunni split in Islam
Label
After the prophet : the epic story of the Shia-Sunni split in Islam, Lesley Hazleton
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [215]-230) and index
Contents
Muhammad -- Ali -- Hussein
Control code
ocn310714958
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
239 p.
Isbn
9780385523936
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2009006498
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map
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(OCoLC)310714958
Label
After the prophet : the epic story of the Shia-Sunni split in Islam, Lesley Hazleton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [215]-230) and index
Contents
Muhammad -- Ali -- Hussein
Control code
ocn310714958
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
239 p.
Isbn
9780385523936
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2009006498
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)310714958

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