Our search has the following Google-type functionality:
If you use '+' at the start of a word, that word will be present in the search results.
eg. Harry +Potter
Search results will contain 'Potter'.
If you use '-' at the start of a word, that word will be absent in the search results.
eg. Harry -Potter
Search results will not contain 'Potter'.
If you use 'AND' between 2 words, then both those words will be present in the search results.
eg. Harry AND Potter
Search results will contain both 'Harry' and 'Potter'.
NOTE: AND will only work with single words not phrases.
If you use 'OR' between 2 single words, then either or both of those words will be present in the search results.
eg. 'Harry OR Potter'
Search results will contain just 'Harry', or just 'Potter', or both 'Harry' and 'Potter'.
NOTE: OR will only work with single words not phrases.
If you use 'NOT' before a word, that word will be absent in the search results. (This is the same as using the minus symbol).
eg. 'Harry NOT Potter'
Search results will not contain 'Potter'.
NOTE: NOT will only work with single words not phrases.
If you use double quotation marks around words, those words will be present in that order.
eg. "Harry Potter"
Search results will contain 'Harry Potter', but not 'Potter Harry'.
NOTE: "" cannot be combined with AND, OR & NOT searches.
If you use '*' in a word, it performs a wildcard search, as it signifies any number of characters. (Searches cannot start with a wildcard).
Search results will contain words starting with 'Pot' and ending in 'er', such as 'Potter'.
What compels a person to strap a vest loaded with explosives onto his body and blow himself up in a crowded street? In this... [more]
Islamists know that the greatest threat to their supremacist program is when we advance the ideas of liberty, freedom, and... [more]
When was the last time you heard a Muslim woman speak for herself without a filter? [more]
A pathbreaking history of Sufism, from the earliest centuries of Islam to the present After centuries as the most important... [more]
A big-hearted, captivating, modern-day Muslim Pride and Prejudice, with hijabs instead of top hats and kurtas instead of corsets.... [more]
A riveting, comprehensive history of the Arab peoples and tribes that explores the role of language as a cultural touchstone... [more]
Barnaby Rogerson tells the story of the Prophet Muhammad, the divinely inspired founder of Islam, and asks how an illiterate... [more]
The intriguing connection between Christianity and Islam, through the lost heresy of Jewish Christianity. [more]
A vibrant and evocative account of how the great scientific ideas of the ancient world were lost and found. [more]
A groundbreaking study of how Rabi`a has been portrayed in Sufi, Islamic and secular literature from medieval to modern times... [more]
The Deoband movement - a revivalist movement within Sunni Islam that quickly spread from colonial India to Pakistan, Afghanistan,... [more]
This is a Borzoi Book published by Alfred A. Knopf --Title page verso. [more]
The melodious recitation of the Quran is a fundamental aesthetic experience for Muslims, and the start of a compelling journey... [more]
In the United States and Europe, the word caliphate has conjured historically romantic and increasingly pernicious associations.... [more]
Islamophobia is a term that has existed since the 19th century. But in recent decades, argues Pascal Bruckner in his controversial... [more]
'Not just timely but important too. Ed Husain does not just set out the fundamentals of Islam as a religion but explains how... [more]
A sweeping history of the often-violent conflict between Islam and the West, shedding a revealing light on current hostilities... [more]
Since 2012, hundreds of men and women have left Western countries to join jihadist groups fighting in Syria. Many are still... [more]
How did the medieval Middle East transform from a majority-Christian world to a majority-Muslim world, and what role did violence... [more]
An accessible introduction to pre-modern Islam, showcasing the individuals - caliphs, law-makers, theologians, poets, mystics... [more]
SHORTLISTED FOR THE BAILLIE GIFFORD PRIZE 2017'An eye-opening, well-written and very timely book' Yuval Noah Harari'The best... [more]
Nadia Jamal takes us inside the lives of ordinary Muslim women from around Australia, showing how they find ways to stay true... [more]
A new, fully revised edition of this perennially popular guide to Cairo's Islamic monuments [more]
In this bold addition to Oxford's What Everyone Needs to Know (R) series, John L. Esposito and Natana DeLong-Bas offer a... [more]
This stunning collection showcases the love poetry and mystical teachings at the heart of the Islamic tradition in accurate... [more]