The growth of Islamic thought in North America

focus on Ismaʻil Raji al Faruqi by Shafiq, Muhammad Dr.

Publisher: Amana Publications in Brentwood, Md

Written in English
Published: Pages: 128 Downloads: 555
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  • North America.,
  • United States

Subjects:

  • Al-Faruqi, Ismaʼil R., 1921-,
  • Islam -- 20th century,
  • Islam -- North America,
  • Muslims -- United States -- Biography

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 117-124) and index.

Statementby Muhammad Shafiq.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBP80.F315 S53 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 128 p. ;
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1086646M
ISBN 100915957167
LC Control Number94010595
OCLC/WorldCa30154345

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