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An Introduction to Shi`i Islam: The History and Doctrines of Twelver Shi`ism

 
 
 
 
An Introduction to Shi`i Islam: The History and Doctrines of Twelver Shi`ism
Author: Moojan Momen
ISBN 13: 9780300035315
ISBN 10: 300035314
Edition: Reprint
Publisher: Yale University Press
Publication Date: 1987-09-10
Format: Paperback
Pages: 424
List Price: $32.00
 
 

This book is a general introduction to Shi'i Islam-specifically to Twelver Shi'ism, to which the majority of Shi'is belong today. It deals with the history and development of this important religion, giving an account of Shi'i doctrines and focusing in particular on those areas in which it differs from Sunni Islam.