This is Islam
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This is Islam from Muhammad and the community of believers to Islam in the global community by Jamal J. Elias

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Published by Berkshire Pub. Group in Great Barrington, Mass .
Written in English


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Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementJamal J. Elias
SeriesThis world of ours
LC ClassificationsBP161.3 .E554 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25041359M
ISBN 109781933782812, 9781933782829
LC Control Number2010023974

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