Islam in Britain, 1558 1685
by Nabil Matar
This book examines the impact of Islam on early modern Britain. Christian-Muslim interaction at this time was not, as is often thought, primarily adversarial; rather, there was extensive cultural, intellectual and missionary engagement with Islam. Professor Matar investigates the impact of the Qur'an and sufism on the people of Britain, showing that the British interacted...more
Hardcover, 240 pages
Published October 13th 1998 by Cambridge University Press
(first published 1998)
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