Title: The People of the Mosque: An Introduction to the study of Islam with special reference to India
Author: L. Bevan Jones
Publisher: Student Christian Movement Press, 1932.
Condition: Hardcover, no dust jacket. Foxing to edges and end paper. Text clean, binding tight.
About the book:
First published in 1932, The People of the Mosque was meant to educate Indian Christian evangelists on Islam. Despite prejudices, much information can be obtained from this book, which is quite comprehensive in its account of Islamic history, creed, and traditions. The book is divided into 5 sections:
1. The Rise and Expansion of Islam
2. The Foundations of Islam
3. The Faith and Practice of Islam
4. Islam in the Modern World
5. Christianity and Islam