- ISBN 9780756542870 / 0756542871
- Title Barack Obama
- Author Don Nardo
- Category Biography: General
- Format Paperback
- Year 2009
- Pages 64
- Publisher Compass Point Books
- Language English
- Dimensions 173mm x 8mm x 221mm
The religion of Islam traces it beginnings to the 600s in what is present-day Saudi Arabia. The angel Gabriel was said to have visited the prophet Muhammad, who then shared the word of Allah, or God, with the people. Today Islam has more than a billion followers. Learn more about the rich history and traditions of Islam and how the religion fits into todays world in Islam, part of the World Religions series.
Nardo is a historian and award-winning writer who specializes in ancient Greek and Roman civilizations. He taught high school for eight years, while writing part-time.