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By Richard C. Martin

ISBN-10: 0028656032

ISBN-13: 9780028656038

ISBN-10: 0028659120

ISBN-13: 9780028659121

Because the quickest transforming into faith within the usa and the dominant faith in a large expanse of territory extending throughout Africa, Asia, the Balkans and Southern Russia, Islam is an more and more vital strength within the smooth international. Encyclopedia of Islam and the Muslim global seems at Islam's position within the glossy international, doing so within the context of the religion's historical past and improvement over the past thirteen centuries. Containing thematic articles, biographies of key figures, definitions, illustrations, maps and extra, this new encyclopedia fills a necessity during this key sector of non secular stories.

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52 Balkans, Islam in . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 102 Balkans, Islam in . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 103 Crusades . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 163 Europe, Islam in . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 237 Expansion . . . . . . . . . . . .

243 Ibn Battuta . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Volume one color insert Law . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 408 Law . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 410 Muhammad . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 478 Networks . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

He came in contact with Ayatollah Khomeini first in 1972, in Najaf, and later in France where Khomeini spent his last days in exile. In 1980, Bani-Sadr became the first president-elect of the Islamic Republic of Iran with 75 percent of the vote. He did not represent any organization or political party. In contrast, his opponents in the Islamic Republic Party (IRP) were wellorganized and made advances in the parliamentary election, and in the spring of 1980 they dominated the parliament. In 1980 and 1981 effective power shifted to the IRP parliamentary majority who named Prime Minister Raja I ignoring Bani-Sadr’s candidates for the cabinet.

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