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- ISBN: 0816066124
- ISBN: 9780816066124
- Physical Description: 128 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm.
- Edition: 3rd ed.
- Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Facts On File, ©2006.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:|| Introduction: the modern Islamic world -- Muhammad and the founding of Islam -- The spread of Islam -- Koran, hadith, and the law -- The variety of religious life in Islam -- Muslim ritual life -- The patterns of Islamic life -- Islam and the modern world.
|Summary, etc.:|| Examines the history, tenets, and practices of Islam from its origins to the present day, and discusses the modern relationship between religion and politics.
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|Subject:||Islam > Juvenile literature.
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