Best Islamic Books on Islam History
Here are the best Islamic books to learn the history of Islam in English:
1. Islam Explained: A Short Introduction to History, Teachings, and Culture
Many Muslims and non-Muslims are curious about learning Islamic history. So, they can gain a deeper understanding of Islam through this book that guides them to Identify Islamic history and its impact on Muslim life.
Also, this book takes you on a journey to learn the basics of Islam such as the five pillars and dress codes for men and women.
Islam Explained book’s author is Ahmed Rashid Salim and the year of its publication is 2020.
2. In The Shadow Of The Sword
This book is a guide for you to broaden your knowledge about Islam. Also, the book tells the story of the creation of Islamic Civilization and the growth of the Arab empire.
Additionally, the author explains the link between past Islamic history and present issues.
The Shadow of the Sword book’s author is Tom Holland. The year of publication is 2012.
The other best books on Islamic history are:
- Lost Islamic History – by Firas Alkhateeb.
- History Of The World Through Islamic Eyes – by Tamim Ansary.
- The Crusades Through Arab Eyes – by Amin Maalouf.