The Britannica Guide to Islam Series


Founded by the Prophet Muhammad in seventh-century Arabia, Islam has grown to be one of the world’s largest and most influential religions, with over 1.6 billion Muslims worldwide today. This series tracks the long and illustrious history of the Islamic faith through the age of the caliphates, the Islamic golden age, the Ottoman Empire, and into the twenty-first century. It also examines the impact of Islamic beliefs and thought, literature, and art and architecture, providing a complete guide to this often-misunderstood religion.

Number of Titles: 5

Interest Level: Grades 9-12

Guided Reading Level: Z

Lexile Level: 1350-1490

ISBN: 9781508105480 (Print)  9781625135414 (E-book)

Copyright: ©2018

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