Barnaby Rogerson. · Rating details · ratings · 15 reviews. The Prophet Muhammad is a hero for all mankind. In his lifetime he established a new. Barnaby Rogerson is the author of The Prophet Muhammad ( avg rating, ratings, 15 reviews, published ), The Heirs of Muhammad ( avg rating. The latest Tweets from Barnaby Rogerson (@BarnabyRogerson). lyterary-lyger, freeloading traveller, collector of books, myths and ancestors. London Attic.

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Read more Read less. This may be unfair of me. Rogerson spends a good third of the book getting to the starting point, giving us a detailed description of Arabia’s geographical and political surroundings in the sixth century, before we get onto the meat of the Prophet’s life.

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Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. Nov 07, Bart rated it really liked it Shelves: However, it is not terribly engaging reading once you get past the places to descriptions of people and events.

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A sharp, thoughtful, open-minded account, it brilliantly captures the historical resonance of this man-leader, visionary, and prophet.

Only the way the rules regarding marriage were changed when it suited Muhammad gets any attention and even that is basically brushed of with “He was a man, after all”. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Clearly, however, the reason why they were involved was because they sought to regain their respective territories, which had been confiscated from them.


It has greatly increased my knowledge of the life of the prophet Muhammad.

Eland rogersoj been adept at picking up authors unloved by their big publishers, who require signifi cant sales to keep a book in print. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Born an orphan, raised by his grandfather in modest poverty, the story of the prophet exceeds bwrnaby religious boundaries towards a much greater meaning. The book is written by an Englishman who while he admits his lack of ability to speak Arabic has clearly been submerged for a long time in Arab culture and the omnipresence of Islam in those countries, being the writer of a number of well received travel books on the region.

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When it became clear that raising two children wasn’t entirely compatible with writing travel guides, the family settled in EC1. It is well written and informative. Rrogerson Miroo rated it it was ok Nov 29, As for aspiring travel writers, Rogerson says it’s become a tough market, especially as the wider reach of tourism means anyone can now visit places that used to be the province of intrepid authors.


Bottom line, the arabs were very war like and committed blood revenge for insults. I should qualify that: Published September 2nd by Abacus Software first published Story is interesting but very biased away from any judgement on the amoral actions that Muhammad did.

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His day job is running Eland, a publishing house, which specializes in keeping classic travel rkgerson in print, www.

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The Prophet Muhammad: A Biography

Review “It succeeds wonderfully. The independent firm’s top-floor office is also home to year-old lurcher Bianca pictured and the personal travel library of publisher and author Barnaby Rogerson, who runs Eland with his wife, Rose Baring, an expert on Russia. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics.

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