If you've ever wanted to know about the history of Islam, this book is a great entry point. Alkhateeb keeps you engaged as he covers huge spans of our collective past in a way that is easy for anyone to understand and follow.
The bestselling Lost Islamic History, now in a new updated edition, rescues from oblivion a forgotten past, charting its narrative from Muhammad to modern-day nation-states. From Abbasids and Ottomans to Mughals and West African kings, Firas Alkhateeb sketches key personalities, inventions and historical episodes to show the monumental impact of Islam on global society and culture.
Our past is not to be forgotten. We should learn from it as we continue it's legacy into the future.