Wheelers Books

Eyewitness Islam

Eyewitness Islam
 

Learn all about Islam, the world's fastest growing religion. From Ramadan and the Qur'an, to the traditional dress, feasts, and rich design - all this and more are explained in this unique guide.Filled with colourful photographs and vibrant history, delve into Islam's culture and... read full description below.

This title can only be ordered as part of Wheelers ePlatform - a library lending platform for schools and public libraries.

Log in with an ePlatform enabled account.

This title is firm sale. Please select carefully as returns are not accepted.

Quick Reference

ISBN 9780241360538
Published 7 June 2018 by Dorling Kindersley Publishers
Available in PDF format
Software Adobe Ebook Compatible Devices
Language en
Series DK Eyewitness
Availability Wheelers ePlatform

... view full title details below.

Full details for this title

ISBN-13 9780241360538
ISBN-10
Stock Available
Status Wheelers ePlatform
Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
Imprint DK Children
Publication Date 7 June 2018
Publication Country
Format PDF ebook
Series DK Eyewitness
Category Religious Education / World Faiths
Islam
Islam
Number of Pages 72
Dimensions Not specified
Weight Not specified - defaults to 0g
Interest Age 7-9 years
Reading Age 7-9 years
Dewey Code 297
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Electronic Book

Learn all about Islam, the world's fastest growing religion. From Ramadan and the Qur'an, to the traditional dress, feasts, and rich design - all this and more are explained in this unique guide.Filled with colourful photographs and vibrant history, delve into Islam's culture and communities, and find out the answers to questions such as why Muslims fast, what are the five pillars of Islam, and what happens during the pilgrimage to Mecca? Stunning photography brings the culture alive on the page, while ancient objects, such as inscribed coins and scientific instruments, illustrate the rich history of this influential world religion. Learn how Islam spread across many continents, from Spain to China, and find out about the annual festivals in the Muslim calendar.Understand the layout of a mosque, and Islam's role in scholarly learning, from astronomy to mathematics and medicine. Learn about the first conquests and the arms and armour of the Islamic world, including gilded battle-axes and decorated shields, and read about Islam's important figures, including the scholar Avicenna, the traveller Ibn Battuta, and the military leader Saladin. DK Eyewitness Islam also includes a poster for you to hang on your wall.All this and more makes DK Eyewitness Islam the perfect guide to Islam for kids, helping them to understand this important religion, and discover its fascinating history and culture.

^ top

Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

There are no reviews for this title.

^ top

Author's Bio

There is no author biography for this title.

^ top