The Silence of Mohammed Paperback / softback
Before becoming the Prophet of Islam, Mohammed was a simple man of flesh and blood who started life as a poor orphan in the Arabian city of Mecca.
Through his union with Khadija, he became a prosperous merchant and caravaneer.
He was visited by God at the age of forty to become a Prophet and visionary statesman.
The Silence of Mohamed is the story of "this exceptional man" (Bachi)Based on historical fact and legends, the novel presents a fictionalised account of the life of Mohammed told by four key characters: his first wife, Khadija; his closest friend, Calif Abu Bakr; the fiery warrior, General Khalid; and his last love Aisha.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 336 pages
- Publisher: Pushkin Press
- Publication Date: 01/06/2010
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9781906548247