Author: Yahiya Emerick (translator)
Publisher: Yahiya Emerick, Islamic Foundation of North America, Amirah Publishing Co. (2010)
Pages: 674 Binding: Paperback
Description from the publisher:
This book offers the entire text of the Holy Qur'an translated into modern, free-flowing English. It provides explanatory background information so that the historical context for the verses can be understood according to how the earliest generations of Muslims experienced it.
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.