The Resource If the oceans were ink : an unlikely friendship and a journey to the heart of the Quran, Carla Power

If the oceans were ink : an unlikely friendship and a journey to the heart of the Quran, Carla Power

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If the oceans were ink : an unlikely friendship and a journey to the heart of the Quran
Title
If the oceans were ink
Title remainder
an unlikely friendship and a journey to the heart of the Quran
Statement of responsibility
Carla Power
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The eye-opening story of how American Carla Powers and her longtime friend Sheikh Mohammad Akram Nadwi found a way to confront ugly stereotypes and persistent misperceptions that were cleaving their communities
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Power, Carla
Dewey number
  • 297.092
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
BP80.P69
LC item number
P695 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Power, Carla
  • Muslim converts
  • Islam
  • Islam
  • Islamophobia
  • Islam
Label
If the oceans were ink : an unlikely friendship and a journey to the heart of the Quran, Carla Power
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 319-322) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: a map for the journey -- The origins -- The Quran in twenty-five words -- An American in the East -- A Muslim in the West -- Road trip to the Indian madrasa -- A migrant's prayer mat -- The home -- Pioneer life in Oxford -- Nine-thousand hidden women -- The little rosy one -- Veiling and unveiling -- Reading the women -- The world -- A pilgrim's progress -- Jesus, Mary, and the Quran -- Beyond politics -- The pharaoh and his wife -- War stories -- The last lesson -- Conclusion: everlasting return -- Author's note -- Glossary
Control code
881041832
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
x, 336 pages
Isbn
9780805098198
Lccn
2014017543
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
If the oceans were ink : an unlikely friendship and a journey to the heart of the Quran, Carla Power
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 319-322) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: a map for the journey -- The origins -- The Quran in twenty-five words -- An American in the East -- A Muslim in the West -- Road trip to the Indian madrasa -- A migrant's prayer mat -- The home -- Pioneer life in Oxford -- Nine-thousand hidden women -- The little rosy one -- Veiling and unveiling -- Reading the women -- The world -- A pilgrim's progress -- Jesus, Mary, and the Quran -- Beyond politics -- The pharaoh and his wife -- War stories -- The last lesson -- Conclusion: everlasting return -- Author's note -- Glossary
Control code
881041832
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
x, 336 pages
Isbn
9780805098198
Lccn
2014017543
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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