Author: Yahiya Emerick (translator)
Publisher: Yahiya Emerick, Islamic Foundation of North America, Amirah Publishing Co. (2010)
Pages: 804 Binding: Paperback
Description from the publisher:
This book presents the message of the Qur'an through the lens of the people who first heard it and lived it. All extant historical details related to the various revelations of Muhammad provide background content in a lucid and modern English style.
About the Author --
Yahiya Emerick is a prolific author on topics related to religion, interfaith dialogue and the Islamic faith. He has written over twenty-five books including The Complete Idiot's Guide to Understanding Islam, as well as a modern English translation of the Qur'an. His recent biography on the life of Muhammad is considered the most accessible to the average reader in the market today. He has a BA in history and an MA in secondary education/history. He has taught in both public and private schools for over fifteen years and is a well-known authority in his field with a reputation for accuracy, clarity and excellent teaching skills.