This is a comprehensive analysis of historical Islamic conquests worldwide. It explores the political, religious, and social factors behind these events, offering insights into their lasting impact on the modern world.
At the Darussalam Store, we introduce you to an impressive work of historical exploration, "Islamic Conquests Throughout the Ages". Authored by the acclaimed scholar, Prof. Dr. Abdul Aziz, this book uncovers the extensive narrative of Islamic victories and their profound impact over time.
The book's central theme revolves around the Arabic term 'Futooh', a concept often misunderstood or narrowed down to its military significance. Prof. Dr. Abdul Aziz remarkably broadens this concept, transforming 'Futooh' from merely meaning 'conquests' into a multifaceted term encompassing military, ethical, and moral victories.
His nuanced interpretation shows that the historical Islamic conquests were not just about territorial expansion. Instead, these conquests served as a catalyst, leading societies in conquered lands to willingly embrace Islam's foundational creed of Tawheed, professing and believing in Allah's Oneness.
"Islamic Conquests Throughout the Ages" takes you on a historical journey, beginning with the era of the Prophet Mohammad (PBUH) and journeying through successive Islamic reigns, such as the Caliphate Abu Bakr As-Siddeeq (RA), the Umayyads, the Abbasids, the Ayyubids, the Mameluks, and the Ottomans.
This work illuminates the core aspects of each era, recounting not only military events and conquests but also the associated propagation of Islamic teachings, reinforcing the profound message of Tawheed.
|Author(s)||Prof. Abdulaziz Ibrahim Alomary|