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Commentaries take readers through each passage, explain the meanings of the words and phrases, and discuss the major alternative interpretations. A concordance allows you to locate a scripture verse by looking up a specific word and directing you to the chapter and verse where that word is used.
Covers all aspects of the Islamic world: religion, history, culture, people. The third edition is an entirely new work from the previous editions. Please note: Because this encyclopedia has gone through enormous changes during its time in publication, you'll need to make sure you correctly cite the edition you used. For help citing different editions, check out our citation guides.
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