Contents: Preface. 1. The Holy Prophet(s). 2. The Holy Quran. 3. The Ahadis. 4. Sharia. 5. Islamic creed, faith and routine. 6. The Sufis. 7. The Shiahs. 8. Historical information. 9. Personalities. 10. Miscellaneous information. 11. Cultural information. 12. Architecture. 13. Arts. 14. Literary attainments. 15. Scientific achievements. Index.
"This book provides excess to terms, phrases and words and meanings which are most relevant to understanding the literature on Islam. The terms and framework has been prepared after careful selection from a big store of Islamic dictionary." (jacket)